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Kirstie English

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How do you start your creative spark? How to be creative with others?

Hello I have a few questions for you all today. To start with what creative things do you enjoy doing? How often do you suffer from a block on your creative ideas? How do you get rid of your creative block? and how do you find others to be creative with and what do you do with them?

I'm asking these questions as like many people who are bored on line I am craving to do something creative and I figured the answers to these questions would perhaps help me and some other people who are struggling to get started on a new project.

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    May 6 2013: Hi Kirstie,
    How to start the creative spark?
    BE all that you can be, with curiosity and genuine interest in every single moment.

    What creative things do you enjoy doing?
    Life! Everything! Whatever I am doing in the moment. Whatever my heart longs for and wants to pursue.....sports, dance, music, gardening, visiting with friends, speaking with you here on TED...whatever is happening in the moment.

    How often do you suffer from a block on your creative ideas?
    Never. There are SO many things to do in our world. A "block" is something we create.....I cannot imagine doing that to myself!

    "I'm asking these questions as like many people who are bored on line....."
    I have NEVER, in 60+ years, experienced the feeling of bored. There are SO many opportunities in our world, I cannot even imagine being bored!

    "the answers to these questions would perhaps help me and some other people who are struggling to get started on a new project".

    I respectfully suggest to stop struggling. Pay attention to what Ricardo says...."silence can be very beneficial to creativity". Listen to your heart. Be silent and ask yourself what would I LOVE to do? What makes my heart sing? What brings me bliss?

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