creative-writing-388067_1280Creativity is the light side of motivation.  Creativity is the first step towards transformation in systems. It is internally generated and is a spontaneous response to a natural desire to grow. It is adaptive. Motivation is externally generated and is a fearful reaction to a natural desire for protection.

A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something. -Frank Capra

A wonderful emotion to get things moving when one is stuck is anger. It was anger more than anything else that had set me off, roused me into productivity and creativity. -Mary Garden

Chaos in the world brings uneasiness, but it also allows the opportunity for creativity and growth. -Tom Barrett

Questions to ask:

  • When do I feel spontaneous creativity?
  • Where does my natural creativity most show up in my life? My work?
  • What can I do to internally generate more creativity?
  • How does trust, courage, safety, honesty, accountable, and values based relate to creative?
  • What does creative feel like energetically? Notice it; experience that feeling.


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