Many individuals misconceive that only a few are able to unleash their creative genius, this is not true by any means. In fact creativity is a muscle of sorts, in that is needs exercise to grow and bring results. Practicing, unleashes creative genius. Atrophy sets in and can lead to nonexistence when it is not exercised. Skills will thrive and grow when you keep working at it.

How do you unleash your own creative genius? Interestingly enough, you will become a human vampire. No, we do not mean a blood sucking fiend, we mean that you should consume as much knowledge and learning as possible. Open your mind to the endless possibilities, whether good or bad. Read everything, since the more you understand, the more you will want to understand. Your skills of creative genius will grow as you exercise it. Each of these tidbits of interesting facts, add a bit more color to your life.

Daily, you should focus on some creative activity, even if it is an effort. For instance, doodling is a creativity. Never let anything hinder you. Mindlessness, is not a creativity for those individuals who are beginning to unleash the creative genius in their lives. It is always inspiring to have solid evidence, rather than simply thinking you are getting somewhere.

Try It Yourself

Practice, whatever it is that interests you, whether drawing for a few moments, taking photos like a mad person. On the other hand, writing is practiced by keeping journals or writing letters and stories. When you write, describe things with your six senses, while avoiding vague adjectives such as delicious, marvelous and so on.

You will build up a nice portfolio, while amazing yourself at your own undertaking of growth, after accumulating all your works of art. Everyday your talent and skills will grow. Then before you know it, things become a part of you and you are addicted to these intriguing creative activities.

You can think out of the box or not. Keeping in mind that constraints can be a good thing. We are disciplined by our limits to work within our means. It teaches us to be resourceful. Remember, creative genius is exceptional, however, limitations enforce discipline.

Broaden your daily perspective by experiencing something new. Explore your neighborhood and beyond. Initiate a conversation with someone on the bus or spend the evening in a museum you have never seen. Open yourself up to others. As you daily leave your comfort zone, your life will be more exciting as your adventures grow.

Think about it.

If it has been a long while since you have tried something new, you are truly missing out on a multitude of experiences that can add to your growth, spiritually, emotionally, physically and mentally. Try something like skiing or dancing if your never have. You will not only be learning, you will also be building a wealth of stories for sharing. This enables you to practice storytelling, while making you the life of the party.

Embrace Your Madness

Not to the point of admitting yourself into a mental hospital, of course. John Russell once exclaimed, ‘Sanity calm, but madness is more interesting.’

This is it exactly, creative genius is considered insanity by so called normal individuals from time to time. Fortunately, this does not stop creative geniuses. The interesting thing is, that generally, being sane or normal limits the thinking process.

Creativity enables us to break through barriers. It may sound strange. However, this does not mean that you should develop a creative personality, it may backfire. For instance, George Washington, often wore the emperors clothing into battle or  James Joyce’s Dubliners was written in beetle juice, since he had an extreme fear of ink. On the other hand, Albert Einstein, considered that his cat was a double agent of his archenemy. The important thing is to not become detached from reality completely, while expressing your creativity.

Begin thinking beyond your limits, while considering these tidbits of information. Soon you will be living the life of your dreams, full of growing adventures. You will fill brilliant when you unleash your creative genius.

I hope this article has inspired you to start thinking beyond your “limits.” If you follow these steps pretty soon you’ll be living a life full of interesting adventures. Unleashing your creative thinking  will bring about a new zest for living life.