Refilling the Creative Well – Visit Friends & Take a Nap

Refilling the Creative Well Part 4, Visit Friends, Take a Nap

Honestly, a lot of my issues (and there are many) aren’t so much of my lack of creative energy, but rather my lack of focus. And a lack of motivation to actually be productive and finish something instead of just jumping to the next shiny idea I find myself enamored by.

But I do sometimes find myself well and truly drained. This usually happens right after I finish a very large creative project. And, uh, since that happens rarely (both the being drained and the *cough* finishing something), I’m pretty much at a loss as how to fix it. So honestly, I’m reading this series of posts right along there with all of you.

That being said, I have found two ways that work pretty well for me. Your mileage may vary, etc etc, but if you’re finding that you’re scraping at the bottom of the barrel for any sort of creative juice, try this out. Continue reading

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Refilling the Creative Well – The Hermit Method

 

Refilling the Creative Well, Part 1 - The Hermit Method, Rabid Rainbow Ferret Society, Rebekah LoperEvery creative person hits that infamous wall at some point – where your brain is drained and you find that no matter how hard you try you just can’t create. Sometimes you even lose the desire to create. So what’s a writer to do then?  Continue reading