“Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”
As You Create, You Are Created
As you write your book, make your movie, paint your paintings– you are created. As you launch your creative brand or your social enterprise, you are created.
The deeper you dig, the more you reveal. To others. To the world. To yourself. It’s all there in the work. Your pain. Your joy. The things you have to say. It’s all there …
So you follow the hidden forces that bring your ideas to life. It’s an odd dance. The discipline of a daily practice. Moments of inspiration. Doors opening and closing. Constant chaos.
And then a spark. And the spark becomes a fire. And the fire becomes a book or a creative brand; a piece of art or a feature film; a social justice movement or a Michelin Star restaurant.
A Manifesto For Personal Truth & Creative Excellence
LIVE YOUR TRUTH
Be you without hesitation or apology. Go to the beat of your own drum. Raise your voice and be heard. Live your message. Ensure your personal truth informs & signs your work. Get comfortable in your own skin.
FEED YOUR FIRE
Choose projects, make life choices, that energize you and fill you with meaning. Live & create from a place of personal truth. Turn the unknown into a co-conspirator. Take risks. Own your process. Shatter the status quo.
MAKE IT HAPPEN
Get focused. Take action. Double down on the things you’re trying to create and settle for nothing less. Be daring. Rewrite the rules. Master intention and intensity as a single superpower. Rise above the crowd.
BRING THE MAGIC
Blow people’s minds. Redefine boundaries. Set the standard. Produce signature work. Go well beyond what people thought possible. Then push for more. Transcend. Surrender to creative excellence until it engulfs your being.
ANCHOR YOUR ZEN
Bring down your armor. Connect. Keep your ego in check. Let go. Honor your brokenness. Reveal. Stay whole. Stay fully present. For life & craft are happening all around you. The good. The bad. The lessons learned.