I can’t tell you how often someone says to me, “I wish I was creative like you.” It breaks my heart every time. I want to hug them and remind them of the TRUTH! By virtue of being human, you are inherently creative. Just because your creative expression isn’t commodified or marketable doesn’t mean YOU aren’t creative. It means you live in a system that chooses to assign arbitrary value to creativity that makes some old white man a bunch of money.Whether you love to dance, paint, sing, write, design, brainstorm, problem-solve, negotiate, talk, heal, fuck, think, make jokes, perform, do make-up, create spaces, doodle, fold paper, sew, snuggle, save the planet, or anything else, I GUARANTEE you’ve displayed just how creative you are. Over and over and over again. The only reason you don’t recognize it is because no one told you it was worth enough money. It isn’t “practical” or valuable to the market. Money isn’t the only measure of value nor should it be.read more
You want to "live your best life," and aren't sure how to do it. At least, that's how I used to feel. I knew I was capable of a lot...what and how weren't so clear, but something inside me was screaming, "You can do, be, and feel better!" You can do, be, and feel...read more
Liv Hadden is a Clarity Guide and the creator of Self-Aware Millennial, the podcast + community for people seeking a joyously authentic life. Her work is built upon her deep belief that every person has a profound gift to share with the world; her mission is to create platforms and spaces for people to find their inner purpose, then share it with confidence and pride.