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How to move people with our words

How to move people with our words

Some people seem to have a certain magic. A certain charisma, the power to speak in a way that others can really hear it. The ability to pull them in and rile them up. To magnetize and polarize.  I’ve always been fascinated by this and wondered, “Why? What makes...

The answer to comparison, envy and jealousy

The answer to comparison, envy and jealousy

Let’s talk about comparison, envy and jealousy, especially when it comes to art and creativity. You probably know the feeling, the burning desire to share your song, your voice, your art, and to feel good about it. And then the sinking feeling in your belly when...

Why taking your own good medicine is the best solution

Why taking your own good medicine is the best solution

What I’m about to share is probably the most important piece of coaching I’ll ever give anyone, especially when they feel like they don’t have anything valuable to offer (or that what they’re offering isn’t worth much). It’s simple, but not easy to remember. I’ve...

How to move people with our words

How to move people with our words

Some people seem to have a certain magic. A certain charisma, the power to speak in a way that others can really hear it. The ability to pull them in and rile them up. To magnetize and polarize.  I’ve always been fascinated by this and wondered, “Why? What makes...

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The answer to comparison, envy and jealousy

The answer to comparison, envy and jealousy

Let’s talk about comparison, envy and jealousy, especially when it comes to art and creativity. You probably know the feeling, the burning desire to share your song, your voice, your art, and to feel good about it. And then the sinking feeling in your belly when...

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Why taking your own good medicine is the best solution

Why taking your own good medicine is the best solution

What I’m about to share is probably the most important piece of coaching I’ll ever give anyone, especially when they feel like they don’t have anything valuable to offer (or that what they’re offering isn’t worth much). It’s simple, but not easy to remember. I’ve...

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How to start being more creative

How to start being more creative

“How do I start to be creative?” This is a question I recently received on one of my posts, and I wanted to share my answer with you. In order to start feeling and being more creative in your life and your business, I find it incredibly helpful to do the following: 1....

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The key to having the courage to share your art & soul

The key to having the courage to share your art & soul

Sometimes I find myself running a bizarre story that no one really cares when I share about my music, even though there’s hard evidence to the contrary. I recently came across dozens of screenshots I took of messages and comments from people sharing the impact my...

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Creativity is how you make more money

Creativity is how you make more money

When I tell people I have 5 businesses, they look at me like I've just told them that I have 5 arms. I'm going against all conventional business wisdom, which says that we can only have 1 business -- or else we'll lose focus. But I've discovered that it's just as easy...

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How to inspire when you don’t feel inspiring

How to inspire when you don’t feel inspiring

One of the ways to source creative inspiration in any moment, is to start by expressing what’s actually true for you right now. Trying to inspire joy and feeling grief? Not gonna happen. Most of us would stare at a blank page trying to think of something joyful to...

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You are an artist

You are an artist

You are an artist! Yes, you. You were born creative. You are an emanation of creation itself. It is impossible that you are not an artist. So... When did you stop singing? When did you stop drawing? When did you stop writing? Was it that time someone said something...

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Coming home to your creative fulfillment

Coming home to your creative fulfillment

Many years ago, I went on a couple dates with an accomplished author. I was working in the music industry at the time, knee deep in the business side of things and far away from anything creative. I had written a few songs and stories but wasn’t sharing them at all. I...

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Getting onto the field with your creations

Getting onto the field with your creations

Clenched stomach... Fluttering heart... Short breaths... Self doubt...  ...Wanting validation to relax. This is how I usually feel when I first share my writing, music, or programs. Yeah, even though they’ve been incredibly well received in the past... It doesn’t...

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6 Steps to find your next-level purpose and core message

6 Steps to find your next-level purpose and core message

Step 1: Clear everything that is in the way of finding your purpose. Purpose is often buried under layers of crud. You'll be amazed at the not-so-obvious things that can block your clarity and keep you foggy and funky. Step 2: Transmute "negative" energy into fuel to...

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Why creativity is productive

Why creativity is productive

This was my to-do list yesterday: Make necklace Learn a new song for healing circles Review and submit changes for Let the Light In Change cat litter (I debated leaving this off of here but let's be real) Make invite for new mastermind Decide if I’m offering writing...

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Haters and creative expression

Haters and creative expression

I guarantee there is someone out there who can’t wait to police what you say and who you support. I guarantee this is one of the big reasons you haven’t started or finished that post, book, movie, song or whatever way you want to speak your truth. Why? Because it is...

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Blaming mentors and vilifying coaches: What I’ve learned

Blaming mentors and vilifying coaches: What I’ve learned

I’ve been noticing a higher-than-usual volume of posts complaining about certain types of coaches and ways of doing business, sometimes in the form of thinly veiled digs at specific people. I feel sad for the people posting these things because I sense that their own...

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The deep fulfillment that only comes from creativity

The deep fulfillment that only comes from creativity

When I look back on the accomplishments I’m most proud of in my life, I think of: Writing, recording and releasing a healing music album (and two singles!) + the daily messages I receive about how the songs have helped people through the worst of times. Facilitating...

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The New Currency of Popularity

The New Currency of Popularity

One of the main shifts I’m seeing in the music industry (and beyond) is that fans are flocking to people who have a strong core message and energy. This is a big change. Before: Popularity was driven by things like radio hits, reviews, tv ads, and being associated...

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The Terrifying Magic of Trusting the Gap

The Terrifying Magic of Trusting the Gap

I’ve observed that main difference between people who have made extraordinary dreams come true in their career, love life, living situation and finances - and those who haven’t - is simple. Most people give up or settle during the “gap.” The most successful people...

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I see your wings…

I see your wings…

To all the healing music makers... The visionary art creators... And the ones who channel Beauty and Truth through their hands and onto the page. The mainstream rules don’t apply to you. You are not a solution to a problem or an image to uphold. You are not a product...

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Permission to prioritize beauty

Permission to prioritize beauty

There are so many ways our culture demands that we prioritize beauty, and many ways that are deeply discouraged. Acceptable: - Look perfect, young, stylish, thin - Be groomed in specific ways (hair, nails, shaving etc) - Have landscaping and lawns at our homes - Drive...

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The thread that ties it all together: What we really remember

The thread that ties it all together: What we really remember

I was showing my partner an old SNL video of Guido Sarducci’s 5-minute university, where for $20, he’ll give you all the education you’ll actually remember 5 years after graduating college. Economics: Supply and demand Business: Buy low, sell high Spanish: Como estas?...

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Are you waiting for a book, record or film deal?

Are you waiting for a book, record or film deal?

I have had countless conversations with new authors, musicians and script writers who tell me that they are waiting on a record label, book publisher or movie producer to sign them before they release their first project. I always nod knowingly when they tell me this,...

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Multiple Social Media Profiles – Yay or Nay?

Multiple Social Media Profiles – Yay or Nay?

One of the most common conversations I have with my clients is whether they should focus on keeping up a business profile and a personal profile on Facebook, Instagram, etc. If you’re wondering, the main question to ask yourself is this: Are you the product/service?...

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Leave A Legacy

Leave A Legacy

On my death bed Taking in my last breath What will I be thankful for And what will I regret? Will I think, “YES! I had a million dollar year!” “Everyone says they like me... yay!” “No one said mean things to me.” “I stayed out of trouble.” “I worked hard.” Or will I...

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A cure for entrepreneurial doubt and magical thinking

A cure for entrepreneurial doubt and magical thinking

Being an entrepreneur brings up all of our self worth, confidence and commitment issues... over and over again. There’s no way to avoid it - running our own business is one of the most powerful medicine paths we can choose. It’s important to remember this at all...

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The Relationship Between Creative Talent And Pleasure

The Relationship Between Creative Talent And Pleasure

The day I learned how to truly sing was the day I discovered that I actually love experiencing my own voice. Up until that point I had been trying to sing to look good, impress others, and achieve a level of expertise. I never truly enjoyed the process and no one...

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How To Choose A Coach, Guide Or Mentor

How To Choose A Coach, Guide Or Mentor

Over the years, dozens of people have emailed me because they had a reading with another Vedic Astrologer who told them something scary and traumatic, or was incredibly vague, while still being very expensive. I love reading for these people because I don’t do either...

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