Mav Kuhn

Creativity Coach, Writer, Artist & Translator

The fasting meat suit

It has been a year of seismic activity in my personal life and I feel the aftershocks still reverberating in my day to day life. “Let’s express this by the … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

Creativity – have the courage to live your authentic life!

I’m often asked, “What is creativity?” In answering, I usually say that creativity is about making something tangible that is intangible, essentially taking something from inside us (a thought, emotion, … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · 2 Comments

A calling through grief – if not now, when?

This is going to be a much more vulnerable and personal post than I might usually write. I nearly decided not to write at all and to leave a gap … Continue reading

July 31, 2016 · 2 Comments

From Start to Finish – 5 Tips to Get There!

As a creative person, I often get distracted by all the shiny-shiny that I see around me, by which I mean the potential creative projects that I want to dive … Continue reading

July 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art & Lost Intimacy in a Cyber Age

Reality is more beautiful than its representation in art… Up to the late 1800s, Russian art was governed by the patronage of the Tsar and the aristocracy, until they were … Continue reading

July 3, 2016 · 2 Comments

How to embrace the power of labels!

Through all our striving to be better, happier and generally different from what we perceive ourselves to be, perhaps we already are IT; and what a wasted life it would … Continue reading

June 19, 2016 · 4 Comments

How to achieve easy success as a creative entrepreneur!

I develop a facial tick every time I see the bullshit, smoke-up-your-arse gurus and experts who claim – “Within a month of publishing my e-book I was making six-figure sums … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

Are you a comfort junkie?

This post first appeared on the Huffington Post Contributor Platform. Would you say you live a comfortable life? How would you define comfort? Is it about meeting your basic needs … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · 6 Comments

How to take the sting out of criticism!

…some people drag their cojones behind them in a cart, while others feel like they’re constantly in sub-zero temperatures. There are some people who laugh in the face of criticism! … Continue reading

May 9, 2016 · 4 Comments

Building identity through taboos and non-places

French anthropologist, Marc Augé, in his masterpiece, “Non-Places: Introduction to an Anthropology of Supermodernity” coined the term “non-place” to describe those transient places in society that do not hold enough … Continue reading

April 24, 2016 · Leave a comment