CREATIVE LIFE
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‘If you’re passionate about something, you are more likely to step away from what’s familiar and take risks.’
Steve Parish

 

Posts exploring the pursuit of creative life purpose through nature connection.

Creative Life: Unlocking the Creative You
Creative Life: Unlocking the Creative You

Unlocking the Creative YouWe can choose to follow the paths of others.Or we can inspire our own creative pathwayand truly feel the wind beneath our wings.-  Steve ParishWhile creativity is an abstract concept, after fifty-six years of making images of many styles for...

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Creative Life: The thrill of creative collaboration
Creative Life: The thrill of creative collaboration

Creative Life:The Thrill Of Creative Collaboration'If you strive to please everyone,you may find no one will be pleased.Just be sincere in finding your own styleand then celebrate it with your community.The people that matter will soon find you.'. – Steve ParishOne of...

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Creative Life: Striving for Originality
Creative Life: Striving for Originality

Striving for OriginalityIf you strive to please everyone, you may find no one will be pleased. Just be sincere in finding your own style and then celebrate it with your community.The people that matter will soon find you. - Steve ParishWe can choose to painstakingly...

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Creative Life: Should we go with the flow
Creative Life: Should we go with the flow

Creative Life:Should we go with the flow?We can choose to go with the flowor we can inspire our own creative life purposeand truly feel the wind beneath our wings. – Steve Parish‌I consider our current ever-changing life restrictions as a huge opportunity for...

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Creative Life: Determination
Creative Life: Determination

Creative Life:Determination'If the goal is achievable, the desire is unquenched, the inspiration is undimmed, and the determination to succeed is active, the dream can be realised.' Steve ParishAny creative endeavour requires determination. It is easy to give up...

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Creative Life: Finding the Time
Creative Life: Finding the Time

Creative Life:Finding the Time‘We never did take timeuntil it was too lateIt passed awayeven while we lay on grassand every plan we madewas an assumption it would wait…’Heather Farmer, poet from the book ‘Of Dreams and Discoveries’ with Steve Parish Time can be a...

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Creative Life: Dare to Fly
Creative Life: Dare to Fly

Creative Life:Dare to Fly ‘Unique creative expressions evolve when we step outside our comfort zone.’ Steve ParishIn order to feel deeply, to explore new creative expressions, sometimes we must unshackle ourselves from self-imposed restraints. Stepping outside of our...

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Creative Life: The Struggle
Creative Life: The Struggle

Creative Life:The Struggle“The nice thing about ageing is thatyou can look back on your life and see life’sbiggest struggles were the bits that made you.  Steve Parish Part of the challenge of creating something just for you is permitting yourself to do it. Depending...

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Creative Life: Anxiety a Story of The Mind
Creative Life: Anxiety a Story of The Mind

Creative Life:Anxiety, A Story of the Mind “Anxiety is often a sustained emotion producedby a story that the mind has concocted.It is often the result of a fear ofsomething that has not happened,an attachment to someimagined negative outcome.”Steve Parish For many...

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Creative Life: Awakening the Inner Child
Creative Life: Awakening the Inner Child

Awakening Your Inner Child‘All children are born artistsand then they grow out of it.’Pablo PicassoOur creativity is birthed the moment we’re conceived in our mother’s womb. As we start playing, everything we touch, we see, we hear, and we smell is driven by an...

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Creative Life: The Production
Creative Life: The Production

Creative Life:The Production'Every process involved in producing an artistic work should be an expression of your soul.'Steve ParishThe culmination of the inspiration, the quest and the struggle leads to the most  enthralling phase of all – the production. Problems of...

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Creative Life: The Quest
Creative Life: The Quest

Creative Life:The Quest“Choice, challenge and change, ingredients of the creative processthat are best found when journeying well away from the familiar”.Steve Parish Goals may change as the search for a path progresses – indeed, goal posts may be moved by...

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Dare to Fly

‘We can choose to follow the paths of others.
Or we can inspire our own creative life purpose and truly feel the wind beneath our wings.’
Steve Parish

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