Archive for the Creative Mind Category

Was Jesus talking about artistic angst in the Gospel of Thomas saying #70? (Article 1 of 2)

A few months ago, I went looking for that quote from the Gospel of Thomas — the one that artists, writers, and healers love — the one that says something like: if you do not bring forth what is within you, it will just kiiiiiiiill you. Oh yeah. In the […]

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Ode to Healing New Jersey (hurricane Sandy)

It is the job of poets, writers, artists, and healers to both uplift society in dark times and help them enjoy the good times. As a former resident of New Jersey, the photos and news of hurricane Sandy has been personally shocking and devastating. As a writer/poet […]

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Let’s think about this criticism thing…

Yesterday I had the most wonderful time at a writer’s group. I was productive, ate great quiche, met other writers, and enjoyed being with other people who spend all day writing or thinking about writing. Best of all, after working, we took turns reading some of what […]

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Fastest way to clear pain and burnout

On Friday I attended a writer’s retreat and I am still floating. Because I am a writer. It’s my life purpose, the way I fulfill my divine contract. When I returned, I was quite surprised to find the pain from a recent horrible relationship blowup had all […]

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Shot through the heart: is it too late?

It is the worst feeling in the world when you unintentionally cause someone else pain. You wish you could rewind, unsay, and erase, erase, erase. It is like lightning striking your relationship, too. It hurts both sides. I’m at a loss to understand or amend what happened […]

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The true value we seek in a role model

I’ve been searching hard for a good quote about being a strong role model for others. It’s an important role to play. Role models shine their light brightly to help those behind them find their way. They uplift and inspire. As healers, we need to be great role […]

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Writers: Year-end tasks for a clean & clear 2012

The holidays are in full swing and the thrill of the brand new year is upon us. Here are a few tasks for this week or next to get you in a great position for next year, clear and ready for your best year yet. Out with […]

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What flavor of psychic are you? Part 2: Clairaudience

This article series is about the many forms of human intuition. Do you know your strongest type? To recap our intro article, intuition is a way you can receive information through the parts of your consciousness other than your physical body or rational, thinking mind. Intuition is […]

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What flavor of psychic are you? Part 1: Claircognizance

With energies shifting, more and more of us are becoming aware of our intuitive abilities. How about you? Do you know what form your intuition takes? Do you know how to recognize it and what to do with it? Intuition comes in many guises. Intuition is simply […]

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FREE Call to Help You Finish Your Book, Info Product, Blog, Thesis, or BIG Art Project!

Have you gotten stuck writing a book, workshop, information product, or finishing a big creative project? Struggling to finish? Feeling guilty? Missing deadlines? Worried you aren’t ever going to finish? Can’t find the time? I know what it’s like.  For three years I worked on writing a […]

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Feeling blue or stuck? Be inspired by these videos

The most powerful “cure” for feeling blue, sad, tired or depressed is helping others. Now, even in the middle of the night, you can be inspired by healing and helping stories. KarmaTube.org offers videos about people who have helped others and overcome their own challenges. It inspires […]

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Honey, it’s a b…

A book! It’s a book! In March of this year, at the Wellife Mind Body Spirit Expo in Madison Wisconsin, I spoke about “How to Tell if You Are A Healer”. It is one of the most common questions I get, especially at our expo booth — […]

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Do you know your prime productivity time?

In the last month I have been in writing mode, focusing on finishing my first book under a tight deadline.  I’ve never done anything so intensively in my life. Thursday, however, I wasted the whole day barely writing.  In fact, I’ve been struggling badly with productivity for […]

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You are each my favorite… how is that possible?

At breakfast this morning, I told my daughter she was my favorite child and I loved her more than anyone else in the world. She said no, that wasn’t true, I loved all my kids the same. I smiled and said, exactly — I love each of […]

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A big lesson from my third painting: good is great

In 2001, I was learning to paint.  On my third project, while working on the water under my leaping dolphin, I boldly added a darker blue to the depths of the waves.  When I stepped back to see the effect, I was amazed.  It looked like a […]

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4 lessons from my first painting

I’ve always wanted to paint.  In 2001, I took my first painting class from the local recreation program.  I thought of myself as a logical professional at the time, not an artsy type.  I bought the materials relying entirely on the list and the store clerk, shocked at […]

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Am I an artist? (Are you?)

Whew, I’ve been going through a major healing wave in the last few weeks!  The kind where I stop calling my friends for a while b/c I’m processing stuff.  (They are used to this, bless them.)  In mid-January, it was like a floodgate opened on a clogged […]

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FREE CALL: 10 Facts You Need to Know about Your Higher Calling

It’s what you were born to do. It is the highest expression of your gifts. And stepping into it creates the greatest life you can imagine, flowing with wealth, wellness, and genuine happiness. It is your Higher Calling. But if you don’t know what it is or […]

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10 Facts to help you stop suffering, love your life, and make a BIG diff in the world

How are you like an SLR camera, and what does that have to do with living your best life? I’ll tell ya… To register for this free call and get the audio afterwards, sign up for our free kit at the top of this page and follow […]

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GIAwaken News: How to Handle Downloads from the Universe

Note from Daria ~ Newsletter 18 Jan 2011 Oh what a week! Last week was download week for me, and I’m still catching up with reality.  Messages, classes, marketing campaigns, coincidental offers — it all popped in, one after another after another. Almost to overwhelm level. Have you experienced […]

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