Tag: Ultimate Blog Challenge

2019 Goals

I know you can set goals and meet them at any time of the year, but there’s something about the beginning of the year that just seems appropriate. Maybe because it’s an external frame of measurement. Regardless, I do goals instead of resolutions and it works for me. To provide a frame of reference for […]

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Happy New Year!

Are you ready for 2019? I am! I have my plans in place (though flexible) and ready to go. This blog is part of that. I took a break for the last weekend of the year, but now I’m back in business. In the last few posts, I talked about various challenges. This blog is […]

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Let’s Get This Party Started!

Hello! And welcome to the July Ultimate Blog Challenge. During this month, I will be posting a lot more than I would normally. (OK, given my lack of posts lately, anything would be more than normal, but let’s not go there.) In the vein of introducing myself, let me give you a few, somewhat random, […]

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Upcoming Ultimate Blog Challenge in July

If you were around this site in April, you might remember the Ultimate Blog Challenge I participated in. If you didn’t, the goal is to publish one blog post a day every day for the month of the challenge. This time, it’s July. I thought about not doing it. Then, I decided I needed to. […]

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I’m Back (I Think)

I did not intend to disappear for the majority of May. Especially since I’d had a good month with the Ultimate Blog Challenge for April. After three years of compensating for the problems with my left leg, my right lower back decided to give out. I’ve been dealing with that since the end of April. […]

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Lessons in Blogging

All day, I’ve been thinking about what I want to talk about for the last day of the Ultimate Blog Challenge. This is what I’ve come up with. I know I talked a lot — maybe even exclusively — about creativity. That’s something I’ve been interested in for a long time. Even since before I […]

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Be Flexible

Today was a reminder in flexibility. I think if you hope to work as a creative, regardless of which field/discipline, you have to be flexible. Circumstances change. Sometimes the scope of your work changes. Even time frames change. You can’t rigidly cling to what you expected. Rigidity doesn’t allow for spontaneity or creativity. Both are […]

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Sir Ken Robinson on Creativity (video)

From time to time, I do a search on creativity on YouTube, Google, etc. In doing that today, I was reminded of Sir Ken Robinson. In this video, he talks about “Can Creativity Be Taught?” [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlBpDggX3iE] What do you think? Happy creating.

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