Let me ask you this. When you walk into a bookstore, where do you head first?
The travel section? Poetry? Murder mysteries?
Well, for me, the path is always the same: self-help here I come. While I love a good forensic thriller (I was obsessed with the book version of dr. Temperance Brennan long before Bones became a tv show), nothing can compare to that floating feeling of inspiration I get whenever I’m turning the pages of a personal development book.
I clearly remember reading Brené Brown’s Daring Greatly for the first time. In between fits of ugly crying, my mind was blown: “How did this woman climb into my head and put down in words exactly what I’m thinking and feeling?”
And that, my friend, is how my love affair with self-help books began. Along the way I’ve found 6 personal growth books that changed my life + that I believe are a must-read for creatives.
These books massively helped me better myself + helped me work on freeing myself from mental barriers and fears. So, let’s turn the page, shall we? (See what I did there? ;)Read More