Reflections on The Artist's Way, Week 2: Recovering a Sense of Identity

This is the second in a series of posts about The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity, a book and a self-study program developed by Julia Cameron in the 1990s.

Each week of the program is focused on a theme. In the post, I’ll be looking back on Week 2: Recovering a Sense of Identity. Cameron begins the week by discussing the ebb and flow of gaining strength and falling back into self-doubt. As we grow, there can be doubt even in the growth itself. Cameron gives some helpful advice — ‘Do not let your self-doubt turn into self-sabotage.’

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Four Habits I Learned from The Artist's Way

At the close of last year, I completed The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity, a book and self-study program developed by Julia Cameron in the 1990s.

The course helped me reclaim my identity as an artist and return to my passions with new energy and confidence.

At the start of the course, Cameron introduces a few exercises to repeat over the 12 weeks, along with a course contract to sign.

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Reflections on The Artist’s Way, Week 1: Recovering a Sense of Safety

This is the first in a series of posts about The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity, a book and a self-study program developed by Julia Cameron in the 1990s.

I completed the 12-week program a few months ago. By doing the reading and working through the course exercises, I experienced a significant change in my own creative process. The course helped me reclaim my identity as an artist and return to my passions with new energy and confidence.

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