Having worked for many years in areas of self care and personal development, the older I get, the more I understand that to be overweight/overworked/over tired/over stressed or making poor decisions is very often linked to being under creative. Whether we want to write Haikus or play the tambourine, paint portraits or make earrings, bake pies or make cheese, the very process of beginning and doing something gives our mind a chance to rest and our brains a chance to create solutions and adjust our behaviour in line with our values.
In short, to be creative is to be our authentic self.
Often the picture of the finished product is enough to put the fear of making a mess in front of the joy making a start.
My job is to help you get over this fear and find the courage to give things a go, make a start, make a mess, make a masterpiece, is doesn’t matter. What matters is that no matter how hard your work, how much you care for others, how many years doing the right thing….you will always have a space in your life left empty until you fill it with something uniquely yours.
That space will be filled regardless, with worry, stress, people, family, work.
But if you can take the leap this year, this week, this afternoon to acknowledge the power of allowing your imagination to work in your favour, no matter how small a step towards your creative self, then I promise you the results will have no bounds.
This year you can join Artist’s Way Classes in Naul and Dundalk, Writefully Yours Creative writing classes in Meath and Life Lessons from Fairy Tales and Heal Your Money Story in various locations throughout the country, just contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org
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Working with groups and individuals in Ireland and the UK since 2002, my background in Coaching, Mentoring and Facilitation helps me tailor courses and sessions that suit your time, budget and aspirations for yourself or your organisation, all focused on taking time for yourself, and using creative solutions to care for yourself as much at least, as you care for others!
B.A., H.Dip, Professional Qualified Coach, Trainer, Mentor and Facilitator.