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Inspiring Stories & Actionable Strategies for Building a Thriving Creative Practice

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Inspiring Stories & Actionable Strategies for Building a Thriving Creative Practice

    454 - Show & Tell

    454 - Show & Tell

    This episode is for you if you get in your head and struggle to share your story and your work with the world, if you worry that it’s just not relevant or interesting or maybe that it’s too weird… and just a heads up - we’ve been doing a series called Right Side Out - this is episode 6 and the last episode of the series - it really won’t make sense without working through the episodes - go back to episode 449 of this show to start back at episode one.

    Episode 1 of Right Side Out

    SHOW NOTES
    ----------------
    Sophie Miller
    sophiemiller.co
    https://www.sophiemiller.co/

    Yoni Wolf / WHY?
    https://whywithaquestionmark.com/
    AOKOHIO
    https://yoniwolf.substack.com/

    Angus Fletcher
    https://www.angusfletcher.co/
    Wonderworks
    https://swiftpress.com/book/wonderworks/

    Connor Jones / Pending Beautiful
    https://www.pendingbeautiful.co/

    CreativeMornings
    https://creativemornings.com/

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    • 53 min
    453 - Let Her Be

    453 - Let Her Be

    All the parts come together and I share the conversation with my mom.
    Part 5 of Right Side Out

    SHOW NOTES
    Lulu Miller
    https://www.instagram.com/lutimestwoo/?hl=en

    CreativeMornings
    https://creativemornings.com/

    SWISSMISS / Tina Roth Eisenberg
    https://www.instagram.com/swissmiss/?hl=en

    James Acaster
    https://www.jamesacaster.com/

    A Pizza with Everything On It
    https://www.chroniclebooks.com/products/a-pizza-with-everything-on-it
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    • 57 min
    452 - Collect Yourself

    452 - Collect Yourself

    This episode is for you if:

    You want to get more personal or deep in your creative work but you don’t know practically where to start

    You struggle to take a personal interest in yourself and you feel like every one else is more interesting or worthy

    You are prone to low self and esteem and sometimes feel like why even bother making anything at all

    STICK TIL THE END of this episode I am going to share a prompt that unlocked the most significant creative breakthrough in finding my own creative voice


    SHOW NOTES
    EXCLUSIVE NordVPN Deal ➼ https://nordvpn.com/peptalk Try it risk-free now with a 30-day money-back guarantee!
    
    Stuff by Andrew Neyer:
    https://andrewneyer.com/
    Color Me Collaborative Exhibit:
    https://andrewneyer.com/projects/color-me

    Charles Schulz on 60 Minutes in 1997:
    https://youtu.be/kjTpdUs-pfw
    Creative Mornings:
    https://creativemornings.com/
    https://creativemornings.com/talks/aaron-james-draplin/1
    https://creativemornings.com/talks/kate-bingaman-burt/1
    https://creativemornings.com/talks/joseph-wu/1

    IFS:
    https://ifs-institute.com/
    BOOK 'No Bad Parts' by Dr Richard C. Schwartz
    https://ifs-institute.com/nobadparts

    'Muppet Guys Talking'
    Dave Goelz and Jerry Nelson
    https://muppetguystalking.com/

    Yoni Wolf / WHY?
    https://whywithaquestionmark.com/
    AOKOHIO
    https://yoniwolf.substack.com/

    Sophie Miller
    https://www.sophiemiller.co/

    Connor Jones / Pending Beautiful
    https://www.pendingbeautiful.co/

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    • 47 min
    451 - Write Your Inner Monologue

    451 - Write Your Inner Monologue

    THIS EPISODE IS FOR YOU IF:

    You struggle to find where the literal voices of others and the metaphorical creative voices of your hero’s end and where you begin

    If limitations were put on you by others that you have a hard time shaking off

    You need help finding a starting place to build off of in terms of building your creative identity

    Stick til the end for an exercise to kickstart finding your creative voice


    SHOW NOTES
    Dr Ken Benau
    https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists/ken-benau-kensington-ca/279286

    NPR - Social media posts warn people not to call 988. Here's what you need to know
    https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2022/08/11/1116769071/social-media-posts-warn-people-not-to-call-988-heres-what-you-need-to-know

    Yoni Wolf / WHY?
    https://whywithaquestionmark.com/
    AOKOHIO
    https://yoniwolf.substack.com/

    Sophie Miller
    https://www.sophiemiller.co/

    Connor Jones / Pending Beautiful
    https://www.pendingbeautiful.co/
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    • 59 min
    450 - The Timeless You

    450 - The Timeless You

    This episode is for you if:

    You need some ideas on how to tap into a more timeless sense of yourself

    You cant figure out what’s you and what’s you trying to be cool

    Or you need help breaking free from your creative influences and find something that truly unique to you to build a more unique creative sensibility 

    STAY TIL THE END and I will give you a creative thought exercise that broke open the development of my creative identity in a major way early on in my practice 


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    SHOW NOTES
    Yoni Wolf / WHY?
    https://whywithaquestionmark.com/
    AOKOHIO
    https://yoniwolf.substack.com/

    Sophie Miller
    https://www.sophiemiller.co/

    Connor Jones / Pending Beautiful
    https://www.pendingbeautiful.co/
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    • 51 min
    449 - Making Authentic Work You Love Starts with This

    449 - Making Authentic Work You Love Starts with This

    THIS EPISODE IS FOR YOU IF:

    You want to find your style and voice and make authentic work

    If you know to do so you have to put yourself into the work

    But you don’t know how to do that or worse you don’t really know who you are!

    This episode is the start of a new series all about that - and is especially relevant to neurodivergent ppl or those of us that constantly feel like we have had to hide ourselves or become smaller to get by in society

    Stay until the end and I will share a creative prompt that didn’t just break open my creativity - it broke open whole layers of my self and my life


    SPONSORS
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    SHOW NOTES
    Lulu Miller
    https://www.instagram.com/lutimestwoo
    https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/Trucky-Roads/Lulu-Miller/9781665919173

    Yoni Wolf / WHY?
    https://whywithaquestionmark.com/
    AOKOHIO
    https://yoniwolf.substack.com/

    On Air Fest
    https://www.onairfest.com/

    Connor Jones / Pending Beautiful
    https://www.pendingbeautiful.co/

    Charley Locke
    https://charleylocke.com/
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    • 48 min

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If you're seeking inspiration and practical guidance for creating a thriving creative practice, look no further than Creative Pep Talk! With a blend of captivating storytelling and actionable strategies, each episode offers a treasure trove of insights for creatives of all backgrounds. Whether you're an artist, writer, designer, or entrepreneur, you'll find invaluable wisdom and motivation to fuel your creative journey!

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