How art & poetry can help heal mental health struggles (with Morgan Harper Nichols)
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SHOW DESCRIPTION: In this podcast I speak with artist, poet, storyteller and best-selling author Morgan Harper Nichols about how art and poetry can help us process life and all its challenges, and the beautiful reality of how far each of us have come in our own lives.
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1:22 Why Morgan went from singing and songwriting to visual art, poetry and storytelling
5:10 Why Morgan wrote her book, How Far You Have Come
10:40 Why all our life journeys matter
13:50 The power of listening and engaging with the world around you
15:00 Why you don’t have be productive all the time
28:00 How art can help us process life
35:10 Why we need to give ourselves grace
45:30 How art can help us when we are feeling down
50:30 What to do when you don’t feel inspired or creative
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