The pursuit of a dream can be filled with freedom of expression and a fulfilling sense of purpose. …but it can also be overwhelming and seemingly endless. So what do we do when we just feel overwhelmed, unskilled and uninspired? What do we do when our dreams seem distant and out of reach? Press PLAY and listen to Chris and Lora discuss: How to form a “Circle Of Trust” and not just a fan base. When to take a break and when to press on. How to reevaluate your dreams without giving up. and we ALSO announce a SURPRISE GRAND PRIZE for our ongoing Paper Wings Challenge! The deadline is August 1st so hurry and submit your entries!
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We are all struggling to find the TIME we need to finish (or perhaps start!) our personal projects. How can getting organized make a big impact on the time you have? What are the four “Ds” of effective time management? Do you really know your tools? Can procrastinating actually help you finish your projects? All of that, and much, much more!
The paths to success in both mainstream and independent/ “creator-owned” comics are beginning to converge. In this episode Chris and Lora share their perspectives about how a personal, creator-owned project can serve both types of career. They explain how a winning comic pitch is about the creator just as much as it is about the created project. Lora also shares some insights from her successful pitch to IDW. ALSO: We FINALLY announce the official rules and submission guidelines for our FIRST Paper Wings Challenge!
Press PLAY and enjoy another jam-packed, creative explosion! Find ways to double your time and energy. Make progress on your own creative projects even when you don’t have time in your existing schedule. Start creating actively instead of living re-actively. Learn to overlap & merge your work on your personal projects with mundane and mindless tasks. Examine your routines creatively and find time you never thought you had! COMMENT AND SHARE: Look for areas in your life where you could possibly do “double-time” and share in the comments below! Let’s brainstorm and help each other create more space in our lives!!!