Many people shy away from their own creativity thinking they are not creative because they are holding themselves up to someone’s standard of what it means to be creative. We tend to limit the definition of creativity to those who create art (2D, 3D, dance, writing, performance, etc.)
When all else fails… read the directions, start over again, chart a new course, punt
As the year comes to a close later this month, we’re being asked now to open up to the idea of infinite possibilities. We can continue with the same-old routine or we can look beyond to something even more for ourselves both individually and as a global community.
We often associate the word surrender with a negative action…to give up, quit, hand over, roll over, and lose…just to name a few. The surrender being referred to here is the one that asks us to surrender to what is, to stop hiding behind or resisting what we have been denying about ourselves and our lives.