The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Jessica Seletti

Don’t let the title mislead you, this is not a book for artists exclusively.

Creativity isn’t a luxury that only talented people can afford, and Julia Cameron knows it very well. She will take you through an introspective  12 week journey that will make your creative juices flow like never before. Each chapter focuses on recovering a specific aspect of life and offers helpful tools and exercises to break through your blocks and boost your creative self.

Journaling as therapy

In my opinion the most useful basic tool of the Artist’s Way is the morning pages, which Julia describes as “three pages of longhand, stream of consciousness writing, done first thing in the morning”.  This technique is meant to become a daily habit that you carry on even once the course is over, and I really hope you will enjoy it as much as I do. Read more