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Alexandria - The Stuck Creative Meetup

Learn How To Self-Coach to Get That Book, Painting, Screenplay, Idea, Invention or Any Other Project Started and Done

Got a project shoved away in the drawer and you can't pick it up again? Don't have a project but know you want to do more with your life?

Getting projects done is tough work, especially if they are something that is an "add-on", meaning that this project is something we want to do when our regular life things are under control and done---our job, household stuff, visiting with friends, family, and pets, etc, etc., etc. When and how can we ever get down to our projects!?

-New topics discussed in each meeting
-Old topics reviewed
-Goal?  To Get Unstuck!

Learn the secrets of overcoming:

-the challenges we face every time we start (or restart) a project
-our worse enemy, our inner critics
-no time
-not knowing where to start
-lack of focus while you work and when you don't work
-lack of self-discipline and persistence (these are different skills)

Learn the secrets of building:

-upon your strengths and values
-your ability to work with others to get your project done
-your ability to create a strong vision of what you want to do
-your ability to discover your own pace
-your ability to keep your project "top of mind"
-your ability to find creative time here and there
-and more

Each meeting will start with a short presentation. That will be followed by a discussion, exchange of ideas and encouragement.

More About The Stuck Creative:

Where We Meet: Sacred Circle Books, Old Town Alexandria

Group Leader: Gary Goodwin has been trained by Eric Maisel, the father of Creativity Coaching and by other coaching experts. In addition to these skills, he has had training in tools important to peak performance such as imagery, performance psychology, the psychology of change, positive psychology, and has been trained in how to spot barriers to creativity such as anxiety, depression, frustration, and low self-confidence.

Free ($5 donations are appreciated). Open to all as a drop-in meeting. No registration is needed. For more info, e-mail: [masked]

Curious but not sure if you want to attend a meeting?  Get a flavor of what we do and discuss at The Stuck Creative Blog.  Go to:

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  • Fred

    Good meeting. Nice to hear from others and to share frustrations and barriers.

    March 30, 2014

  • Tom F.

    Good meeting. Greg gave us a lot of techniques. Enjoyed hearing of other member's situations, challenges and remedies.

    March 30, 2014

  • Tom F.

    Looking forward to meeting Gary and the rest of the unstucklings.

    March 28, 2014

  • shonda w.

    Hello All. I really want to attend this meeting. My kids have lessons earlier in the morning. So I'm going to try my darnedest to make it after their class. I will most definitely be late though.

    March 24, 2014

    • shonda w.

      sorry...cant make it after all..sick kids..i'll shoot for the next one..

      March 28, 2014

  • Lisa

    Forgot i had plans already.

    March 25, 2014

  • gegood

    No problem. You are welcome at any time you can make it.

    March 24, 2014

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