Talk is Cheap – Time to Walk the Walk!

Talk is Cheap – Time to Walk the Walk!

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking lately. (uh, oh…) My purpose for doing the Reinventure blog is to help other stifled Creatives muster up the courage to allow their creative expression…to allow themselves…to be seen. I started it because I have been a...
The #1 Obstacle Holding You Back

The #1 Obstacle Holding You Back

Every Creator deals with it on some level. Some are able to move forward despite it, but most of us become trapped behind it. Our path toward our creative goals is filled with all kinds of obstacles that we invent to prevent us from moving forward. To prevent us from...
Why Willpower is the Creative’s Greatest Ally

Why Willpower is the Creative’s Greatest Ally

I love superheroes. Always have. Always will. There’s just something about people using amazing powers to right the wrongs of the world that has always appealed to me. I grew up reading comic books and watching the animated adventures of heroes like Superman and...
4 Fears of Creativity (and How to Beat Them!)

4 Fears of Creativity (and How to Beat Them!)

In 1977, my town’s local newspaper held a contest to win tickets to see the new sci-fi movie “Close Encounters of the Third Kind.” (Yes, I’m THAT old…) Me and my two brothers all entered. We had to draw what we thought visiting space aliens...
How Faith Conquers Fear

How Faith Conquers Fear

NOTE: I use the term “faith” a lot in this post, but I am not referring to any religious belief or doctrine. I refer to the Oxford English dictionary’s definition: “complete trust or confidence in someone or something.” That someone or something is you and your dream....
How to Conquer the Fear of Success

How to Conquer the Fear of Success

I had an epiphany this week. It wasn’t a good one, but it will serve me well in the end. Earlier this year, I created a list of goals that I wanted to accomplish in 2016. I still believe everything on that list is doable, but one is grander than the others. I stated...