Jonathan Malm helps people uncover creative options for their life and their church. He’s the author of Created for More, a 30-day devotional to help you develop a more creative mind. You’ll find him in San Antonio, Texas, roasting his own coffee beans and enjoying life with his Argentine wife, Carolina.

Create a Persona

I’m not a split personality! And neither am I! I know Multiple Personality Disorder is a debilitating condition. But imagine if we could switch out personalities whenever we wanted. Imagine the creative potential we’d harness from the different temperaments and perspectives we could access.

Don’t Do Sequels

Success! You’ve conquered adversity and created something awesome. Oh no…now people are expecting you to do it again. What if you can’t produce something as good? What if your next project is a complete failure? Now you’re petrified. You’re scared to attempt anything. You’re afraid you can’t measure up to your past success.

I’m a Liar

I’m a liar. In fifth grade I decided to reinvent myself. So I spun a story explaining that I was Australian. And I had been too ashamed to tell people because I was adopted. So from then on I spoke with a fake Australian accent and was mister dramatic. It got me some attention for…