What I Know

What I know to be True

I have made no secret of how much I love a good TEDTalk. I find them educational and inspiring. The most recent inspirational talk I have heard was from this year, 2017 TED Conference. It was by Anne Lamott, well known in writing circles for her book Bird by Bird. In this particular talk, Ms. Read More

Creativity

Ten Minute Tuesday: Creativity is Your Birthright!

Creativity is your birthright! You were born to be creative. There is no doubt about that. Just look at your body and the way that it heals itself each time…each time it has to mend something new or different or fight a new cold, it gets creative to heal you. Your mind is just as Read More

Let me Introduce You

Let me Introduce you: My Etsy shop

Pop on over to my Etsy shop, Susan Soul Designs and see what is in store for you there. I have new cards and an affirmation card deck made just for you. Check out some of the links below. Living Your Creative Soul Affirmation Cards Love Often Cards 5 pack Joy Beach Cards 5 pack  These are Read More

Fourteen Tips on Self Care for theCreative Person

Fourteen Tips of Self- Care for the Creative Person

Being creative is its own form of self-care. However even creative people need to take some time out and refuel their souls. Self-care is the new trend in today’s need to tend to our body and souls that are sometimes starving from lack of attention. Creativity is one of the recommendations for self-care. If you Read More

We are the Believers

We are the Believers and we Believe…

We are the believers. We are the fun-makers, and bringers of messiness in a world that longs to remain neat and clean. We are the creators, the artists, the ones who know that creativity is vital to our very soul and without it, we could not breathe. We are the ones who do not stand Read More

In search of a Niche

Susan: In Search of a Niche

In the world of blog posting you’re supposed to have a niche, a place that you belong, which fits your specific topic. I have recently discovered that this is a form of writing that does not suit me. I may not get sponsors or affiliates or other ways to monetize my blog. And I think Read More

A Creative

For You: A Creative Manifesto

This is something I have been working on for you for a while now. I have been trying to figure out how to get the wording right for what I felt it should say. Then I realized, I had already said all that it needed to say. I had made affirmations and written posts that Read More

permission slip!

Ten Minute Tuesday: Freebies Permission Slips

For our Ten Minute Tuesday, I have some special treats for you. THREE downloadable permission slips! Reminders for you to keep near your desk or in you creative space that you have permission for your creativity. Make sure you are giving yourself the space, time and permission you need to build your creative muscles and Read More

five-secrets

Five Secrets for Holiday Survival

I have five little secrets for you. Often, this time of year can be incredibly difficult as families cram together for the holiday season. Family, well-meaning or not, even friends can sometimes say things that hurt feelings or knock our self-esteem around. It seems that family and friends easily find our weakest buttons and poke Read More