How To Be Creative – The War of Art & Turning Pro
How to be creative? This is a question that surprisingly has a simple answer. DO THE WORK! In this episode, I’ll be going over a remarkable book I’ve read that has truly changed the way I think about life, the creative process and making films. The book is The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles by Steven Pressfield.
If you have writer’s block, can’t break through the fear or just want some tips on how to be creative this is the episode you need to hear. I’m also running the FIRST EVER Indie Film Hustle Contest. Steve Pressfield sent me a bounty of books to give away to the tribe. All you have to do to enter is “mail me”, not email, but actually mail me a letter or video telling me your break through story, when you decided to do the work and stopped being afraid of following that dream
Winner’s story will be read on an episode of the IFH Podcast. You can send letters or videos to:
Indie Film Hustle Contest – Pressfield
c/o Alex Ferrari
531-A North Hollywood Way #257
Burbank, CA 91505
I can’t wait to read your stories. So stop reading this and listen to the podcast already.
LINKS AND RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE
- Buy This is Meg on iTunes
- The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles
- Do the Work: Overcome Resistance and Get Out of Your Own Way
- Turning Pro: Tap Your Inner Power and Create Your Life’s Work
- Nobody Wants to Read Your Sh*t: And Other Tough-Love Truths to Make You a Better Writer
- The Knowledge: A Too Close To True Novel
- The Authentic Swing: Notes from the Writing of a First Novel
- The Legend of Bagger Vance
- Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead
- Reboot with Joe (Juice Cleanse)
- IFH TV – YouTube Channel
- FilmConvert – (10% OFF – CODE: HUSTLE)
- Hollywood Film & Television Directing Masterclass (EXCLUSIVE 50% OFF)
- Directing Actors Master Course – (30% OFF – CODE: HUSTLE)
- Get Your Film on Netflix, Hulu & Amazon & Keep 100% off the Revenue – Distribber
- Hollywood Camera Work: Mastering High-End Blocking and Staging (30% OFF – CODE: HUSTLE)
- Werner Herzog’s Filmmaking MasterClass
- Aaron Sorkin Screenwriting Master Class
- FreeFilmBook.com (Download Your FREE Filmmaking Audio Book)
- INDIE FILM SYNDICATE Filmmaking Community
- IFH’s Online Film School
- Six Secrets to get into Film Festivals for FREE!
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