McKella Sawyer

On Following Creativity “Rules”

Oct/20 By

Most creative mediums come with a set of “rules”, ways you’re supposed to do things. If you pick up any book about watercolor or acrylic painting, it will generally walk

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The First Time Is The Hardest

Sep/8 By

The first time you do anything is usually the hardest. I reminded myself of this over and over again as I wrote and edited my first novel. I didn’t have the

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How to Conquer Perfectionism

Jun/29 By

What’s the #1 creative block I hear about the most? Perfectionism. This is the dragon that kills more creative dreams than anything else. It sounds like this: “It doesn’t look

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The 7 Habits of Highly Creative People

May/25 By

I’ve known a lot of highly creative people in my life. I AM one after all, and we all have the potential to become one! Here’s what I’ve noticed about

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May/19 By

A week or two ago, I had an epic case of the Mondays. I had a bunch of things I wanted to get done that day and I was stressing out