“We are only preparing ourselves for an invitation

to join something larger.”

David Whyte


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the mindset

there are as many ways to think creatively as there are people who do it. still, ‘the habit’ of creative thought is rare and linking it to value more so. here you can sample a broad range of views and applications of creative thought. just let your curiosity be driven by a picture or prompt, click the text below any image, and think differently.


Aoccdrnig to rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer inwaht order the ltteers in a word are, the only iprmoatnt thing is that the frist and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can still raed it wouthit a porbelm. This is bcuseae the human mind deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the word as a wlohe. BTW, tehre’s nothing to cclik thru to hree.

Defining 'Human Progress': "When one man, for whatever reason, has the opportunity to live an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself."

Jacques Cousteau

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like what you ‘see’?

these 22 ‘starters’ are but a small slice of the stories of creative thought, the range of views behind each, and the hints of the value that comes from looking at the world differently.

for a bigger slice, go to (re)’s Pinterest page: WHATreSEES.

there you will find more than 100 ways to get into the (re) mindset.

logging in is quick and well worth the trip.

sampling (re) thinking

mindset, catalysts,