CREATIVITY - BOOKS THAT WILL BURST THROUGH CREATIVE BARRIERS
Life's short, live more. Each list is designed to have a few books that have lead to great change. These books were found in interviews with thought leaders of their respective fields. Big thanks to Tim Ferriss for interviewing great minds.
- •Steal Like An Artist by Austin KleonYou don't need to be an genius, you just need to be yourself. A manifesto for the digital age, it is a guide that will put readers directly in touch with their artistic side. Page count: 160 http://amzn.to/1WOdhaJ There is also a workbook if you want to make actionable changes http://amzn.to/1Uhb3mr
- •The Artist's Way by Julia CameronAn international bestseller, millions of reads have found it to be an invaluable guide to living an artists life. With the basic principle that creative expression is the natural direction of life, you'll go on a 12 week program to recover your creativity from a variety of blocks, including limiting beliefs, fear, self-sabotage, jealousy, guilt, addictions, and other forces, replacing them with artistic confidence and creativity. Page count: 237 http://amzn.to/1RB8k0q
- •The Artist's Way Morning Pages Journal by Julia Cameron (supplemental to The Artist's Way)This is supplemental to "The Artist's Way." Morning pages force through creative blocks by making it a habit to create something new every morning. You could make a morning journal yourself, but looking into this one is a good place to start. Page count: 288 http://amzn.to/1WOhmvq for more info on morning pages, check out Tim Ferriss' blog: http://fourhourworkweek.com/2015/01/15/morning-pages/
- •Got some recommendations for this list?