Practice Becoming

We are what we practice. Whether we are talking about physical, mental, emotional, or even creative habits, we are changed most by that which we most often do. Over time, repetition and routine become character. What we practice most is what we fall back on when we are under pressure, stress, or fatigue. This is…

Routine Is The Foundation Of Progress

Routines help us do what we must when our motivation is lacking. Even with regards to things we want or need to do, it is difficult to stay motivated all of the time. Desire comes and goes. Passion comes and goes. Enthusiasm comes and goes. Routine helps us to stay on track. It helps us…

Creative Routines to be Routinely Creative

It is difficult to have a routine without a routine. It may seem counterintuitive to say that creativity is driven by routine. After all, when we imagine our favorite artists, musicians, and writers doing their greatest work, we imagine spontaneity, inspiration, and freedom. Routines sound like work. They sound boring. Creativity is alive and fluid,…