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This week, we’re unveiling the speakers of our first in-person event, The Instigator Experience.  Our third instigator is the creative and soulful badass, Justine Musk. Here are a few of the highlights from our conversation:

  • A Look at Justine's Early Work as a Fiction Writer 
  • Storytelling Lessons from Fiction that Apply to Your Content
  • The Importance of Coming at Your Writing from an Emotional and Vulnerable Place
  • How to Take a Story from Your Life and Leverage It to Connect with Your Readers
  • The Idea of "Going There" and Exploring the Things You're Afraid to Say
  • Dealing with Your Fear of Pushing Publish on Polarizing Content
  • Taking Little Steps to Be More Vulnerable
  • How to Shape a Scene within the Context of Your Writing
  • The 3 Dimensions to Incorporate into Your Writing
  • The Role of Yoga, Meditation, and Getting Centered to Do Your Writing
  • How Charisma Enables Extraordinary Achievements
  • Looking into Your Own Life to Find your Natural Authority

Resources Mentioned Include:

Tweetable Insights Include:

  • When you're expressing a strong bold point of view, you're going to piss some people off (Click to Tweet)
  • If you're fascinating, you're going to be a bit polarizing (Click to Tweet)
  • Language is my playground. I'd rather be writing than talking. (Click to Tweet)
  • When you lose self consciousness and relax into the act of writing that's when your voice emerges (Click to Tweet)
  • I don't think people realize a lot of creative work happens away from the computer. (Click to Tweet)
  • I think we all crave to feel that we're part of something bigger than ourselves (Click to Tweet)

Justine Musk is busy building out the life creative. She enjoys books, writing, entrepreneurs, subverting the patriarchy, and cake. You can follow her on twitter @justinemusk. If you liked this article, would you share it with your friends? Just click here to post it to Twitter. Oh, and we’d be really grateful if you write us a review in iTunes.


Originally aired about 3 years ago.


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