How To Get Yourself Inspired

I read this wonderful little article yesterday about How To Wake Up Inspired.

If you’re looking for ways to inspire yourself then I really do recommend having a read of this article – it has some very creative ideas to bring inspiration to you!

My particular favourites, in summary, are:

  • Eat inspiration for breakfast (that is, wake up and read/watch something you find inspirational or a work by a person who inspires you – what a great way to start off the day!).
  • Reflect on your reasons (we all have reasons as to why we want to achieve something – I like how the author specifically writes “emotional” reasons – sometimes a reminder of them is all the inspiration we need).
  • Surround yourself with inspiring people (because can’t inspiration be contagious?)
  • Create space (as in making space in your mind for inspiration to come to by stepping back for a moment and perhaps go for a walk!)

I found this article, funnily enough, by googling “how to be inspired” (I know, I know… :mrgreen:). Inspiration comes to me in bursts (and not always geared towards the same goal). But we can’t deny it’s a great feeling to feel inspired and I wondered if there was a way to feel like that most/nearly all of the time.

My favourite ways to become inspired is taking a walk outside, observing and listening to the outdoors, taking a look at other people’s inspirational work and (of course!) taking a visit to daydream land.

Again, I believe this is a great article for everyone to read so please do! In fact, just reading it is enough to stir up some inspirational energy!


About Lily

Lily is the blogger's name of an overimaginative, positivity-powered, and potentially awkward introvert girl who likes to think she's "quirky" (though it's very possible that she's just plain weird!) She loves music, musical theatre, art & comics, inspirational stories, languages, expressive people and anything that is a little eccentric.
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