Marcia Hyatt is a leadership and life coach who provides a weekly feature on WTIP's North Shore Weekend titled "The Best of Ourselves," which explores how we can be resilient and creative in these turbulent times. Each week, the feature explores what we can do to be intentional, creative and joyful in our lives.
The Artist Way: A Course in Discovering and Recovering Your Creative Self by Julia Cameron is a powerful book for anyone wanting to explore their creativity. In this segment, Marcia shares the 2 basic tools anyone can use to cultivate creativity.
Summarizing research on persistence from an article in The Intelligent Optimist (www.theoptimist.com). We can learn to develop our persistence to pursue what matters most. And we need to learn discernment so we know what is worth pursuing.
The second of The Four Agreements by Miguel Ruiz is "Don't Take It Personally". The more I learn about shadow and projection, the more I understand your reaction to me may have much more to do about you than me.