All of our brave steps to take Ownership of our journey as Creative Superheros will lead us to moments when we can Rise to the Occasion! Rising to the Occasion is an invitation to step up to the next level of expressing your Creative Superpowers. These may be invitations to be exposed to a broader audience, equipped with a new set of skills, or introduced to people who are influential in your chosen area of creative expression. Rising to the Occasion can take many different forms but it always gives you the chance to step up and own your creativity at a new level.
Rising to the Occasion can be a scary proposition. It may be an invitation to show your work in a prestigious venue or get a critique from a creative who you admire or the chance to move to another city in order to better pursue your creative expression. No matter what the details are, you can be confident that your investment into your creativity has prepared you for this moment. You are ready! You have everything you need to take this next step as it comes. This journey of becoming a Creative Superhero has required so many brave steps to get to this point, Rising to the Occasion is simply the next one.
You have permission to take the deal. Your creativity needs moments to be tested and shine in order to continue to grow. Rising to the Occasion will allow you to see both the strengths and weaknesses that have developed in your creative expression and begin to proactively address them. Being offered opportunities is an exciting moment for your creativity! Other people are recognizing your Creativity Superpowers and asking you to share them! This is the time to begin to let them shine.
Emily is a creative entrepreneur, loving life in Virginia Beach, VA, by way of DEN, CLT, & NYC. As the co-founder of Bright Ideas she spends her time doing freelance photography, writing music and blogs, designing pretty web things, drinking coffee, experimentally cooking, and exploring her city. You can listen to Emily's music, follow her adventures on Instagram or Twitter, see what inspires her on Pinterest, check out her photography on Facebook, or hire her here.