Live the dream: Build your life around your creative work You’re a serious, ambitious creative. Whatever form your work takes—writing, film, comics, audio, design, performance, teaching, consulting, speaking—it’s the well of energy that you draw on to make your life meaningful. You’ve got big, ambitious plans. You dream of sharing your work and building an…

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Books As Seen In the austin chronicle av club los angeles times entertainment chicago reader book riot mental floss nyt book review forward the globe and mail time transom Growing Gills: How to Find Creative Focus When You’re Drowning in Your Daily Life Go from overwhelmed, anxious, and stuck, to consistent, clear, and in control…

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Authentic and personal brand can be bigger than yourself. Jessicaabel dot com in 2020.

Finally give your creative work the attention it deserves. Tame the chaos. End procrastination. Make time for what matters. As Seen In entrepreneurship elevated broad experience convert kit copyblogger diy mfa mighty networks professional artist publishers weekly creative giant creative penn think again unmistakable creative podcast Does it feel like the world is trying to…

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Out On The Wire The show about making stories, step by step. Join cartoonist Jessica Abel as she breaks down the principles of storytelling and puts you on the path to crafting your own story—in prose, comics, audio, video—in any narrative art form, fiction or nonfiction. Featuring radio and podcasting star producers from This American…

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Connect with Storytelling And build the resilient creative life that makes it all possible. Talks & workshops to help serious creatives build their work, life, & career Past Clients & Events spx wizards of the coast americans for the arts creative mornings duolingo arts and ideas pem podcast movement power of narrative michigan ross school…

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The Growing Gills Book Club

Ready to dive deep into your creative work? Get Growing Gills on Amazon US (international store links at the bottom of this post) and then watch the book club videos below! Welcome to the Growing Gills Book Club Archive! Jump to meeting: 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5/ 6/ 7/ 8/ 9/…

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If you’re like a lot of people I know, you’ve long wished for flex time and the freedom to work from home. But our current situation brings to mind one of those bargains with the devil you see in movies, where you ask for flex time, and then the devil is like: You’ve got it!…

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