The Path of Conscious Creativity

The Path of Conscious Creativity

By Hamilton Hayes

When we think of creativity we tend to identify it with art, music, literature, dance and even science and mathematics.  We associate creative expression in these and other areas as a result of a gift (talent) to us combined with our sustained commitment (hard work).  We may come to have limiting beliefs, perceiving ourselves as wholly without talent.  In essence we may feel passed over during the ‘gifting’ process as we incarnated.  Who of us hasn’t at one time or another, seen a remarkable performance or a work of art and said ‘oh, I wish I could do that, BUT I can’t.’  The sources of this self critique may be many: parents, teachers, siblings and others who helped us diminish our self-worth, often without our realization of what was occurring. (more…)