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    Jan042010

    It Takes Creativity to Write Memoir and Family History

    January is International Creativity Month

    ”The creative is the place where no one else has ever been. You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.” — Alan Alda

    To help you keep your creative juices flowing as you work on your memoir or family history project, here are three websites you may want to take a look at.

    Jeffrey Baumgartner short article Ten Steps for Boosting Your Brain offers some simple and effective ways to trigger your creative impulses.
    To check it out click here: http://www.jpb.com/creative/creative.php

    ArtLex, an artists blog, has a great post with ideas on creativity and stimulating yours.
    To check it out click here: http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/c/creativity.html

    Mind Tools provides a variety of articles on creativity along with books, reviews and resources dealing with boosting your creativity.
    To check it out click here: http://www.mindtools.com/pages/main/newMN_CT.htm

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