Creativity

Blood and Ink

People either love the fact I am a poet or they rip into me like poetry went out of fashion in 1889. I’m sorry that poetry isn’t your thing but neither is watching reality TV or eating animals; we all have our own lives. I do however feel, as a woman, I sometimes get a […]

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Be More Bohème

  Be More Bohème , that is my message but what does that actually mean? According to the trusty internet a bohemian can be defined as a carefree soul that defies convention. My definition? A bohemian is a magical being that moves through life sprinkling glitter with every gesture, they are always reaching for the […]

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Patchwork People: Musings on being multi-faceted

  I see it too many times, I see people shying away from their true selves because they worry about the opinion of others. They believe that people will evict them from their social circle, if you have friends like that then we will not call them friends. True friends know you well enough to […]

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The Novel of the Future by Anaïs Nin

  Anaïs Nin is a name people usually associate with erotica. Well, there is a lot more to her than that. First and foremost a diarist, her work became a worldwide success and she proceeded to write essays and host several lectures. Anaïs was very fortunate to have lived and be surrounded by some of […]

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The Art of Creative Thinking by Rod Judkins

  Discovering this book was a fortunate stroke of serendipity. I was in a creative black hole, it was pretty bad and I had considered just become a normal person. My personal life had made being creative a chore yet the desire was still there but I didn’t know how to get it out. So, […]

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Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury

  I picked up this book a couple of years ago on the advice of many Amazon reviews because I am very weary of the “how to write” books. When I first set out to write in my early twenties, I combed through the local library for every “how to write” book I could find. […]

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The Cats Of Art

What is it about cats I hear you meow…I mean cry? Cats are the human equivalent of artists, they are creative in their own way and are just bohemians wrapped in fur…they just do what they want. To celebrate art and the beauty of the cat, here are some familiar faces with their feline children.

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The Abundant Bohemian by Joseph Downing

  The Abundant Bohemian may sound like a book that will allow you to be an artist and be rich. Firstly, you can be an artist, no matter what path you have chosen in life and yes you can be rich; I do not mean in pocket but in happiness. This book is a fantastic […]

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Business for Bohemians by Tom Hodgkinson

Writer and founder of The Idler, Tom Hodgkinson has produced a book that many bohemians may be after. Business for Bohemians is an interesting guide to everything you need to know about starting and maintaining your own business whilst still being able to be a bohemian. It is a very straight forward and straight talking […]

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