Walking in This World The Practical Art of Creativity

ISBN-10: 1585422614

ISBN-13: 9781585422616

Edition: 2002

Authors: Julia Cameron

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Book details

List price: $18.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 9/29/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Julia Cameron has been an active artist for more than thirty years. She is the author of 19 books, fiction and non-fiction, including 'The Artist's Way', 'Walking In This World' and 'The Right to Write', her bestselling works on the creative process. A novelist, playwright, songwriter and poet, her work has featured in theatre, film and television. She divides her time between Manhattan and the desert of New Mexico.

Basic Tools
Discovering a Sense of Origin
Setting Out
Task: What the Hell, You Might As Well
Task: Express Yourself
Task: Do Nothing
Discovering a Sense of Proportion
Task: Identify Your Identity
Becoming Larger
Task: Size Shifting
Task: Shape Shifting
Discovering a Sense of Perspective
Task: Bless Your Blessings
Art Is Therapeutic, Not Therapy
Task: You Want to Make Something of It?
Task: Use Anger as Fuel
Task: Mapping Your Interests
Discovering a Sense of Adventure
Task: Draw Yourself to Scale
The Verb "To Be"
Task: Allow Yourself to Be
Invention vs. Convention
Task: Strike Up a Dialogue
Discovering a Sense of Personal Territory
Sexuality vs. Caretaking
Task: Putting a Tiger Back in Your Tank
Stop Being "Nice," Be Honest
Task: Be Nice to Yourself
Energy Debts
Task: Invest in Yourself Energetically
Discovering a Sense of Boundaries
Task: Practicing Containment
Task: Rescue and Recall
Task: A Room of Your Oun
Day Jobs
Task: Commune with Your Community
Discovering a Sense of Momentum
Easy Does It, but Do It: Flow
Task: Easy Does It, but Do Do It
Task: Geography
Finish Something
Task: Learning to Navigare the Learning Curve
Discovering a Sense of Discernment
Making Art, Not "Making It"
Task: Make Something for Someone Else, Not to Be Somebody
Velocity and Vulnerability
Task: Slow Down and Feel Strong
Creative Saboteurs
Task: Perform an Exorcism
Discovering a Sense of Resiliency
Task: Let the "Reel" Be an Ideal
Task: Admit Your Fears and Open the Door to Help
Task: Find the "Rest" in Restlessness
Task: Exactly the Way I Am
Task: Take a Little Pity on Yourself
Task: Doubt Your Doubts
Task: The Self in Self-Expression
Discovering a Sense of Camaraderie
Keep the Drama on the Stage
Task: Keeping a "Ta-dah!" List
The Good of Getting Better
Task: Becoming Teachable
Before, During, and After Friends
Task: There's a Somebody I'm Longing to Meet
Catcher's Mitt
Task: Catch Yourself a Catcher's Mitt
Discovering a Sense of Authenticity
Task: Taking Heart
Task: Pat Yourself on the Back
Getting Back on the Horse
Task: Ouch! Let Me Make It Better
Discovering a Sense of Dignity
The Glass Mountain
Task: Scaling the Glass Mountain
Task: What Makes You Feel Grounded?
Age and Time
Task: The Communion of All Saints
Task: Beauty Is Truth and Truth, Beauty
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