Here’s a simple but profound exercise to target the heart of your book so the ‘what’s it about’ question will no longer haunt you.
When we’re satisfied with our writing – writing often, working on challenging pieces, having our work read – we’re happy.
I’m on a mission to help people who want to write feel good about their creative impulses.
On Christmas Eve, I was nestling into bed after a day of play and feasting. While shutting down my computer, I saw the email I’d been waiting weeks for. My dear friend and editor David Hicks, true to his word, was delivering his comments on my novel before Christmas. I eagerly opened the document. The […]
Before I set my 2012 editorial calendar in digital stone, I looked back at my best posts of 2011. What makes it to the ‘best’ list? I checked to see which articles resonated most with my readers. Facebook ‘Likes’, tweets, comments, blog stats are all ways to see which posts make it to the ‘best’ […]
Pointing the way to the houseboat museum. Lifting someone’s luggage up the subway stairs with him. Taking a photo of a couple on a bridge. Sharing my map with a woman and her daughter. I can’t not help. When I see someone in need, my first impulse is to help. I was recently asked to […]
I gave this article to my Curious Boulder participants to remind them that travel itself is a creativity workshop. Formerly published in 2009 here, I offer these perspectives to you again, so your summer travel may incite your creative juju. Creativity is a combination of skills, qualities and perspectives that allows someone to bring ideas […]
Cynthia Morris interviews Jenn Lee, author of The Right Brain Business Plan.
Stressed out? Try Cynthia’s Insta-Anti-Stress Techniques, plus book reviews and more! Quick links for things mentioned in this show: Rescue Remedy The Elements of Style Illustrated Journal Juju workshop at Two Hands Paperie Curious Paris
Juju Infusion – a boost of creative inspiration for your week! Quick Links for things mentioned in this episode: The Naughty Paris Guide (affiliate link) French Women Don't Sleep Alone by Jamie Cat Callan
Episode Six of Juju Infusion – inspiration, fun, yoga and productivity hacks for creative kooks from coach Cynthia Morris. Quick links for things mentioned in the show: Cynthia Morris’s Secrets of Empowered Creativity – Free Course Creative Fortunes Muji Manduka Yoga Mats Andrew Locke – “Help My Business Sucks!” Le Thé des Écrivains Welcome to […]