BUSY: When did such a short and simple word become such a monumental buzz-kill? Guess what, friends. Nobody cares how busy you are… they just want to know how you’re doing… they just want to know how you’re doing. The thing I’ve been striving for most this past year is to be less ‘busy’. It’s … Read more The 4-Letter Word That’s Killing Conversations Everywhere, And How To Make It Go Away
There it is. That other 4-letter word that has become so popular of late – F-A-I-L. Too popular, in my opinion, as we all look at it as a positive thing these days. Hey, I’m not saying it’s not positive – I try not to judge these days – but I do believe it is … Read more Welcome to My Epic Fail: 4 Creative ‘Pauses’ You Need to Take When You Can’t Get Over Yourself
I know it sounds crazy. But I do it every day. In fact, most mornings involve me doing a few things I hate, or at least I used to hate, but that’s no longer the case. Let me explain what I’m talking about when I say ‘hate.’ A few years ago I had the pleasure … Read more Start Your Day by Doing Something You Hate
I’m fresh out of Blogging school, and starting with a catchy headline is a must-do. Whadya think? So now that I (hopefully) have your attention, I’d like to share an editorial cartoon that a former ‘non-creative’ colleague shared with me a few years back from cgfrog.com. His attached message said, “I thought you’d appreciate this. … Read more A Comic Strip Changed My Life: 4 Things You Need to Remind Yourself of Everyday
Hello! I’m Sean Patrick. I’m a freelance ‘creative’ entrepreneur, family guy, and wanna-be author, working from my home in Oakville,Ontario. I’m also the man behind this baby – my very own passion project that is my first step toward removing wanna-be from that last descriptor I just shared. This website is the place where I … Read more Shall we begin? My first blog post. EVER.