Bobbie Hargrove

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How I Organize Evernote

<i>A Peek Inside My Personal System</i>I often refer to Evernote as my digital brain. It has replaced my physical filing cabinet, allowing me to go …

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18 Things Highly Creative People Do Differently

This list has been expanded into the new book, "Wired to Create: Unravelling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind," by Carolyn Gregoire and Scott Barry Kaufman.<p>Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but …

12 Things They Don’t Teach You In School About Being A Designer

So you embarked on a freelance design career. Congrats! Here’s what you need to know to stay productive, profitable, and sane.<p>My wife Andy and I started Paper Leaf in 2009. We were not bad at design (I think we’re pretty damn good now), but we were really green at business. In some ways, our …

How To Be a Nonconformist: 22 Irreverent Illustrated Steps to Counterculture Cred from 1968

“Why do you have to be a nonconformist like everybody else?,” James Thurber asked in the caption to a 1958 <i>New Yorker</i> cartoon depicting a woman fed up with her artist partner. It remains unknown whether the cartoon itself, or this cultural dismay shared by some of the era’s counterculture thinkers, …

Weird words brought to life in beautiful illustrations

There are certain words within the English language that we rarely utter. So design duo James and Michael Fizgarald - also known as The Project Twins …

Critical Thinking vs. Creative Thinking

The Common Core demands students think critically while staying connected and diving into text, yet employers desire workers who can think creatively …

Draw Yourself Happy: Drawing, Creativity + Your Brain

Forget Sudoku. <i>Draw</i>.<p>We do lots of things to promote our well being, become more resilient and ward off decline—we eat our veggies, exercise regularly, …

Things to Know about 21 Days of Journaling in June

photo credit: avrdreamer via photopin cc<p>I am so excited to step right out into the unknown with you, friends, as we journal our journey together in …

5 Essential Lists to Make Before the End of This Year

<i>Image Credit: Pixabay.</i><p>Time flies doesn't it? Hard to believe it's December already. It's a nostalgic mixed bag for many -- a roller coaster of highs and lows. Some succeeded in work, others struck-out, some hearts fluttered, others broke. Families joyfully said hello to little additions, and …

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How to Jumpstart Your Journaling | A 31-Day Journaling Prompt Calendar | The Art of Manliness

There’s been plenty of talk on AoM recently about journaling with our articles on The Diary Habit as well as 9 habits young men should adopt. Seeing …

Keeping a Daily Journal Can Give You Tremendous Power

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For over three years, I have reaped unbelievable benefits from keeping and writing in a journal daily. Being able to have a place where I can analyze where I am, see my daily progress and capture quotes/sayings that really move me has …

Difference between Diaries, Journals and Blogs

What�s the Difference Between Diaries, Journals & Blogs?<p>The words diary, journal and blog are terms often used interchangeably to mean the same …

Day One and the Journaling Habit

Journal Writing: A Short Course

<i>“I don’t have time to write a journal!”<br>“I don’t know what to write about!”<br>“How do I get started?<br>“I’m a lousy writer!”<br>“HELP!!”</i><p><i>It’s Easy to …

The Healing Powers Of Keeping A Journal (And How To Stick With It)

<i>By Barbara Stepko</i><p>Get an injection, down those pills, and follow your M.D.'s advice to the letter: These are all pretty familiar forms of medicine. But if you want to enhance those healing powers, you might also consider something as simple as picking up a pen.<p>Studies suggest that expressive writing …

9 Things I Would Tell My 17 Year-Old Self

You’ve probably seen one or two blog articles in the ether with a similar title. This one will be different.It has been written based purely on my …

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Journaling Practice: Morning Pages or Evening Notes?

<b>THIS MORNING,</b> I was thinking about the benefits of daily journaling. I am in the practice of writing in the mornings, shortly after awakening. But …

How To Write a Journal and Why You Should Start Today

Do you want to know how to write a journal?<br>Are you struggling to write regular entries?<br>Would you like to use journal writing to become more creative …

These 8 Good Things Will Happen When You Start Writing Diaries

Writing to yourself is an important means of self expression. Whether you call it a diary or refer to it as a journal, having a place to write down …

5 Rules I Broke to Start Journaling

Keeping a journal, they say, is one of the greatest tools for relaxation and creativity. It gives you a place to organize your thoughts, to get all …

Chewbacca Hoodie Lets You Become A Wookiee From Star Wars

Good news, Star Wars fans (and anyone who hates the cold) – there is now a hoodie sweater with luxuriant, long brown (fake) fur that lets you dress …

Geometric Line And Dot Tattoos By Turkish Artist Prove Less Is More

Bicem Sinik might be Turkey’s Dr. Woo. This young female artist uses fine monochromatic lines to create geometric animals and other minimalist forms. …

20+ Dogs Who Don’t Understand How BIG They Are

Dogs love to crawl into your lap for hugs, cuddles and kisses, and there's no reason that should change if they happen to grow up to be bigger than …

Alison Bechdel Passes the Test

Any time you see a movie with two female characters who talk to each other --- about something other than a man --- that movie has passed what's …

Taking on the Great Doodle Dare

For our latest Extra Credit challenge, The Great Studio 360 Doodle Dare, the cartoonist and winner of the MacArthur Fellowship (a.k.a. the "genius" …

Phree Is a Pen That Can Answer Calls, Send Texts, and Doodle in Evernote

This week the biggest story on Kickstarter is definitely the Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night project, which managed to raise over $1 million (just …