The Artist’s Way

We are all creative in one way or another. While focused on writers The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron can help all of us lead a more a fulfilling life.

12 Week Program

The Artist’s Way was, and is, taught as a 12 week course.

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  • Foreword by Natalie Goldberg
  • Introduction to the Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition of The Artist’s Way
  • Dedication
  • Introduction
  • Spiritual Electricity: The Basic Principles
  • The Basic Tools
  • Week 1: Recovering a Sense of Safety
    Shadow Artists, Your Enemy Within: Core Negative Beliefs, Your Ally Within: Affirmative Weapons, Creative Affirmations, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 2: Recovering a Sense of Identity

    Going Sane, Poisonous Playmates, Crazymakers, Skepticism, Attention, Rules of the Road, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 3: Recovering a Sense of Power

  • Anger, Synchronicity, Shame, Dealing with Criticism, Detective Work, an Exercise, Growth, Tasks, Check-In

  • Week 4: Recovering a Sense of Integrity

    Honest Changes, Buried Dreams, an Exercise, Reading Deprivation, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 5: Recovering a Sense of Possibility

    Limits, Finding the River, The Virtue Trap, The Virtue-Trap Quiz, Forbidden Joys- an Exercise, Wish List, an Exercise, Tasks Check-In
  • Week 6: Recovering a Sense of Abundance

    The Great Creator, Luxury, Counting – an Exercise, Money Madness – an Exercise, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 7: Recovering a Sense of Connection

    Listening, Perfectionism, Risk, Jealousy, The Jealousy Map – an Exercise, Archeology – an Exercise, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 8: Recovering a Sense of Strength

    Survival, The Ivory Power, Gain Disguised as Loss, Age and Time: Product and Process, Filling the Form, Early Patternings – an Exercise, Affirmations, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 9: Recovering a Sense of Compassion

    Fear, Enthusiasm, Creative U-Turns, Blasting through Blocks, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 10: Recovering a Sense of Self-Protection

    Dangers of the Trail, Workaholism, Drought, Fame, Competition, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 11: Recovering a Sense of Autonomy

    Acceptance, Success, The Zen of Sports, Building Your Artist’s Altar, Tasks, Check-In
  • Week 12: Recovering a Sense of Faith

    Trusting, Mystery, The Imagination at Play, Escape Velocity, Tasks, Check-In
  • Creativity Contract
  • Epilogue
  • The Artist’s Way Words for It
  • The Artist’s Way Questions and Answers
  • Creative Clusters Guide
  • Appendix 1: Trail Mix Forming a Sacred Circle An Artist’s Prayer
  • Appendix 2: Trail Markers
  • Introduction to the Tenth Anniversary Edition of The Artist’s Way
  • Reading List
  • Resources
  • Index
  • About the Author

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