Your Inner Critic might, to the untrained eye, look like a fluffy adorable teddy bear… but we know better!
Don’t you just hate it sometimes when you are trying to figure something out and there is someone who keeps telling you to ‘GIVE UP!’?
That’s what this is about.
I honestly refuse to buy a new sewing machine.
In The Artist’s Way, Julia Cameron suggests creating your own ‘monster hall of fame’ out of your past creative enemies. She writes:
You may find it cathartic to draw a sketch of your old monster or to clip out an image that evokes the incident for you. Cartoon trashing your monster, or at least draw a nice red X through it.
Clearly, as CrazyMikala demonstrates above, stabbing a soft toy version of your creative monster works just as effectively.