2 Hidden Benefits of Daily Writing

If you have a skill, hold onto it as hard as you can and keep practicing until you are a master! Writing is no exception. Writing daily is like exercising. It works muscles you didn’t know you had, and the techniques need to be switched up frequently to avoid getting stale. Here are two great … Continue reading 2 Hidden Benefits of Daily Writing

15 Negative, Creativity-Killing Phrases

If you're telling yourself any of these 15 things, you need to stop. Immediately. When we’re pushing the boundaries of our creativity, negative reinforcement can mean the end of new ideas. Here are fifteen negative phrases that can kill our creativity and limit our growth. The Importance of Creativity Breaking out of the pack is … Continue reading 15 Negative, Creativity-Killing Phrases

On Colors & Creativity: How Color Affects Your Mood

Colors can affect your mood, and ultimately your ability to produce great work and spark that creative drive. Incorporating colors strategically around your house and office space can get your creative juices flowing and influence your life positively. Control your mood using these colors for the purposes you are looking for! Colors and Their Influence … Continue reading On Colors & Creativity: How Color Affects Your Mood

Why Aren’t Old Movies As Good Anymore? (The Flynn Effect)

Have you heard of The Flynn Effect? I recently saw an article that talked about this phenomenon which explains why many of the favorite movies you used to love now seem terrible and low-quality. I’ve felt this at one time or another; the acclaimed films I grew up on no longer felt bold, revolutionary or … Continue reading Why Aren’t Old Movies As Good Anymore? (The Flynn Effect)

Story Over Gory: Why R.L. Stine’s ‘The Haunting Hour’ Is A Classic

When I was younger, R.L. Stine books were too scary for me to read. After seeing ‘The Haunting Hour’ while perusing on Netflix, I discovered on what great storytelling I was missing out on! Here are 3 reasons I think ‘The Haunting Hour’ stands out as a horror show for all. 3 Reasons I Love … Continue reading Story Over Gory: Why R.L. Stine’s ‘The Haunting Hour’ Is A Classic