Maybe it's the crisp fall air, and its association with transitions and back-to-school time, but lately I've found myself reading about the creative process, getting unstuck, and moving forward in times of uncertainty.
How to Eliminate Procrastination. My big take away from this is to start using MORE constraints in both my personal and professional life to fuel creativity and get results.
The Truth About Your Uncertain Life Path and Purpose. Spoiler alert: EVERYONE is uncertain.
If you're feeling unmotivated and kind of "procrastinate-y", try this easy and sure-fire way to get moving on your true goals. Someday.
In her newest book, Rising Strong, Brene Brown explores the process of getting back up again once life has knocked you to the ground. It is an inspiring and fascinating read (like all of her work) and should resonate with anyone who aspires to increase their own "badassery" (her word, not mine) when reeling from any number of life's challenges and setbacks.
Speaking of new words, here's a fantastic list of Japanese words for which I desperately wish there were English equivalents.
Working out of a home studio is fantastic most of the time .. until you get ready for bed and realize you didn't leave the house all day. I'm using this helpful list of cafes with wifi and good food to entice me into civilization, even if for only a few hours.