"Don't ask what the world needs.
Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it.
Because what the world needs is people who have come alive."
– Howard Thurman
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FAQ for the KMCC Training
Actively Training Creativity Coaches since 2005
Kaizen-Muse Creative Coaching
Become a Certified Kaizen-Muse Creativity Coach.
The small step method of Kaizen meets up with the
powerful priniciples of the Modern Day Muses'
intuitive/playful practicality in this
17 week coaching training designed to teach students
how to be experts in busting through the overwhelm,
perfectionism and self-sabotage blocks
to creativity in any area of life.
Also experience tools that train the mind to see the world
with imagination and cultivate ideas from unsuspecting
sources for ingenuity. Or simply understand how to make it
easier to experience the pleasure of creating.
We coach anyone who wants to live or work with more
creativity in any area of their life.
Based on the work of Jill Badonsky, M.Ed. who has
been in creative wellness since 1985, with Robert Maurer, UCLA Psychologist, International Workshop Leader, and author
of One Small Step Can Change Your Life The Kaizen Way.
- August 21 - December 11, 2013
- February 12 - May 28, 2014
- New Trainings begin every February and August
- Choice of two times to attend classes:
- Wednesdays 11am Pacific time/2pm Eastern
or Wednesday Evening 5pm Pacific time/8pm Eastern
All classes are recorded and downloadable as MP3s
Trainings fill, sign-up early.
Cost: $2100 SAVE $100 by registering two months early.
Includes Coaching sessions with a master coach per student,
certification, business building, as well as a hard-copy of the
comprehensive step-by-step KMCC manual filled with tools,
techniques, marketing guidance.
Training takes place from your home over weekly
teleconferences, listening in on coaching sessions,
and a through dynamic email community.
Students taking this program also experience
their own creative break-throughs by applying the
refreshingly different KMCC tools to a creative
project as well as
their work and life.
The Muse is In Drop in Writing Workshops
May 15, 2013
June 19, 2013
7-9 pm Sliding Scale: $12-25
Includes Nuts and drinks
3023 1st Ave San Diego, CA 92103
Jill Badonksy's writing prompts and
triggers designed to move you into the altered
state of creativity.
Using triggers, tricks, lists, and multi-media to
spontaneously discover of topics, ideas, and characters.
All levels, no experience necessary.
Not a critique group - dedicated to creative flow.
More information here
Electric Skies and Creative Thunder
Creativity Workshop and Evening Salons in
Taos, New Mexico
Jill Badonsky's annual Taos retreat
at the Mabel Luhan Dodge House.
Creativity workshops during the day and
Salons in the evening that include local singer/
We will use art, craft, image, movement,
to deepen creative
resources and inspire any
kind of writing that
fits for your creative path.
There is no better way to
share laughter, and
make lasting kindred connections
than a retreat in magical Taos, at the same place
greats such as Georgia O'Keefe, Ansel Adams,
D.H. Lawrence, and Dennis Hooper gathered to
restore and share their creativity.
Sign up here Friday mornings
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Holding the Space for You
to Get to Your Creativity
Join me every Friday morning as I hold a space
and time for you to get to your creative adventure.
Bring something you've been putting off,
there will be 10 minutes of setting stage,45 minutes,
minutes of working on our projects individually, and
a sacred time at the end for gratitude and closure.
It's grounding, magical, goes by in a flash.
Click here to sign-up
These calls are not recorded, this is a real time event.
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$10 a month, you can unsubscribe at your paypal site at any time.
More information here
"Forgive me for fawning, but writing for the writing club has turned out to be one of the nicest treats I give myself. Deadlines are apparently The Key for me so I wish there was a "Playwriting Club" where every week a new chapter, scene, etc would have to be forthcoming. With of course some muse inspired prompt!" ~Cheri
Just have to say, I LOVE the writing group. Never could have guessed just how much I love it. Thank you for existing and creating, so we can, too :) ~P.R. Anderson
"Your fun prompts have the same effect as shaking a bottle of champagne...
I get all fizzed up and the words just burst out." Thank you! ~K
"Your prompts release the writing like sap from a
maple tree in spring. So much sweetness." ~ Linda
The Muse is IN Writing Club
- 2 original writing prompts that make writing irresistable
- Your work published in The Muse is IN Writing Newsletter
- Writing club tips
- The inspiration of a being in a group of writers
- The motivation and structure to get to your writing
- AND a collection of the pieces you WRITE.
Less money monthly than one movie.
- Your creative process is worth it.
Podcasts, Interviews, and Pages
Thank you to those who have requested a donate button.
Your appreciation, inspiration and laughter fortifies me, but money helps keep the technology going and what's cool is that as you tithe to what inspires you - it all comes back.
Perhaps imagination is only intelligence having fun.
To find out where Muse Classes are taking place or to schedule Jill for your group, please email email@example.com .
I have taken a lot of the Amherst Writers [classes] and did not
find it as useful as your suggestions, exercises,
and the solid
concept, for me, of each muse. As I said, I use every one of them
for different ways to write and teach.
Thanks for your ingenuity
and thanks for initiating this group so we can nourish each other
--Margie Pollock, Orlando Muse Facilitator
Nicole (Nicky) Pitman
Mountain View/San Francisco Bay Area
Napa Valley / North Bay
San Francisco/ Emeryville
Beverly J. Belling
Desert Hot Springs/Palm Springs
San Diego/Rancho Bernardo
Boulder County-Northern Front Range area
margie pollock (Painterly Muse)
Stacey Beth Shulman
Leslie Joan Linder
Boston/ Somerville/ Arlington
Lexington, (Kansas City area)
NORTHERN NEW JERSEY
Susan Miller, PhD, LPC
Chapel Hill/Durham/Raleigh and vicinity:
Vicki Kramer Nathan
Fraser Valley / Lower Mainland, BC
Janet L. Whitehead
Montreal, QC H2G 1T3
Vicky L. Macchione, CEC
Vancouver, British Columbia
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