creative minds

14 Ways Creative Minds Think Differently Than Everyone Else

    Neuroscience has proven that people with particularly creative minds have brains that are wired differently to those of less creative types. Science cannot yet explain exactly how all these processes work, however, creativity is believed to involve several cognitive processes. It is hard to say that specific behaviors are related to creativity. However,…

happiness

6 Struggles Only a Book Lover will Understand

Every book lover knows the thrill of choosing a new book, carrying it home and waiting for a quiet moment to dive in. But being one isn’t always easy. Here are six struggles only book lovers will understand: 1. You want to finish your book – but you don’t want to finish book As you…

How to Make Time for Sacred Work

    We all have to work. But some of us are lucky enough to find our life purpose in life. When this happens, our work becomes sacred. To be alive is to work. Humans have always done it: hunting, gathering or farming to stay alive, building shelters, making tools, creating artworks, caring for children…

art as meditation

Art as Meditation

Art can be wonderfully relaxing. Even non-artists can feel great benefits from getting in the flow and using art as meditation When I try to sit still and meditate, time goes very slowly. There are gaps in my mind chatter, but they never last very long. My busy brain resists the meditation every step of…