Unavoidable Writing Presents: Visual Artist and Art Therapist Faren Peterson

Faren Peterson is a visual artist and art therapist based in Colorado who is responsible for creating all of the illustrations and visual representations that you see as a student of my writing course, Unavoidable Writing. In this interview, I ask Faren about her relationship to avoidance, artistry, creativity, and what advice she has to […]

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9 Novel Ways to Overcome Your Writer's Block

Whether or not you consider yourself to be a writer, you can gain a lot of insight from this workshop about writer’s block. Why? Because no matter who we are or what we do, as humans, our words and stories comprise the experience of our lives. The words we choose (and those we leave behind) […]

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Who becomes a Story Shine client? Here are 19 examples.

Storytelling is all abuzz in the business world nowadays. A few years ago, it was “personal branding.” In a few years? It will probably be something different. In the meantime, all you need to know is that storytelling is about offering understanding, context and relevance to other humans.

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The Season of Creation (A Story of Springtime in New England)

Every season of creation is a time of upheaval and churning. Promise and hope of what could be rub up against what already is. Emotions and uncertainty stir; the muck of old, self-protective narratives that we’ve subconsciously clung onto for ages rise to the surface of our awareness.

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How to Overcome Writer’s Block

All writers understand that words and stories make up the experience of our lives. So why do we keep breathing life into the story of writer’s block, a widespread and mysterious affliction that has no apparent cure? It’s time that the story of writer’s block comes to an end.

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Free Sample Lesson: Turning Resistance into Refuge

Welcome! You’ve found the first full free lesson from Unavoidable Writing as a sample introduction to the full course. Ready to turn resistance into refuge? This program uses a holistic approach to overcome writer’s block, stuckness, and the most common struggles of the writing journey. Learn more [su_button url=”https://unavoidablewriting.com/course” style=”flat” background=”#4051d1″ size=”8″ radius=”0″]Learn More[/su_button]   […]

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Writing is Deepening into the Soul of Who You Are

Writing, of all forms of self-expression, is an ever-deepening circle into the soul of who you are. Because the act of writing consists of the very words of the stories, sentiments, emotions and experiences that you’re living as you live them.

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