Webinar: Designing Our Habits for Delight

In this webinar, I share some key ideas in designing our habits so that we enjoy them more, get frustrated and discouraged by them less, and become much more likely to do them! I’ve broken this webinar recording into two parts: Part I – My Talk: How to design our habits for delight (See notes) […]

Drawing Exercises for Visual Creators

We asked our friend Paul Foxton, artist and creator of Learning to See, to create some video guides for those of you who are drawing or painting for your Create Daily habit. Paul hit a home run with these videos! We’re so excited to share them with you. Intro: Drawing is for everyone In this […]

Video Lesson: Working with Love & Gratitude

This lesson is about working with love and gratitude, as corny as that might sound … it’s an incredibly useful technique not only for writing and creating, but for any kind of habit or difficult work task that you might face.

Video Lesson: The War of Art

In this lesson, we discuss a really useful technique from Stephen Pressfield’s book, The War of Art … which I call “the mindset of the professional.”

Dealing with Perfectionism

In this lesson, we talk about dealing with perfectionism, which is something lots of us struggle with, that stops us from taking action and creating and moving towards our dreams.

My Writing Routine & Tools

I’m often captivated by the writing routine and tools of other writers — it gives me inspiration and ideas to try. If it works for them, maybe it’ll work for me too. So I thought I’d share a little bit about how I write, for those who are looking for an example of a daily writing routine (and the writing tools you might use).

Webinar Recording: The Discipline & Art of Creating

In this webinar, we talk about how to bring both discipline and art to the act of creating — even when they might seem contradictory to each other. I’ve broken this webinar recording into two parts: Part I – My Talk: I share how to bring a discipline that is based on curiosity and gentleness, […]