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“Emilie, what happens if you lose interest in Puttylike?”

15 June 2015

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“Emilie, what happens if you lose interest in Puttylike?”

Is there a danger in being invested in a project run by a multipotentialite? Possibly. After all, you never know when they might change directions. Today, I’m going to address the elephant in the room. I was recently asked the following question: “Hey Emilie, what happens if you lose interest in Puttylike one day? Are you going […]

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Can’t Find the Common Thread? Find the Jewel in Your Heart

8 June 2015

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Can’t Find the Common Thread? Find the Jewel in Your Heart

This is a guest post by Pace Smith. Howdy, multipotentialites! You know how Emilie always talks about finding the common thread that connects your multifarious interests? My question is: What if your common thread is something spiritual, not something practical? The Basic Building Blocks of the Universe Particle physics teaches that the basic physical building blocks […]

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How Do You Know when it’s Time to Pursue a New Interest?

7 May 2015

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How Do You Know when it’s Time to Pursue a New Interest?

I was recently in a situation that you’re probably familiar with. I’d just introduced someone to the concept of multipotentiality for the first time and she was looking at me in disbelief. The questions started coming: “So how do you…?”, “What happens when…?”, “Why do you..?” So I began trying to help her make sense of what I was saying. And then […]

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Ever Wish You Came With Instructions? How To Create Your Own “Me-Manual”

23 February 2015

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Ever Wish You Came With Instructions? How To Create Your Own “Me-Manual”

Ever wish your life came with a set of instructions? Just imagine how much easier it would be if we each came with a user guide that was full of tailor-made techniques and strategies to help us handle ourselves and our natural tendencies. Since we weren’t born clutching instruction manuals, how do we go about figuring out our multipotentialite tendencies? Mostly, we […]

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Do You Overcommit? How To Deal with Problematic Multipotentialite Patterns

26 January 2015

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Do You Overcommit? How To Deal with Problematic Multipotentialite Patterns

Like a kid raiding a candy store, I’ve found that it’s all too easy to amass a huge heap of delicious projects to gorge on. Unfortunately, like that kid who will more than likely end up feeling queasy from eating all that candy, I recently discovered that my eyes are bigger than my belly. In the mad […]

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Are You a Multipotentialite AND an Introvert?

24 November 2014

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Are You a Multipotentialite AND an Introvert?

How would you feel about the following weekend plan? Kicking it all off with drinks straight from work, going out for a meal, moving onto a night of bars and clubs, and following that up over the next two days with brunches, meet-ups, meals out, parties, and a house full of guests to enjoy them […]

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Why Abandoned Interests are Never a Waste of Time

17 November 2014

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Why Abandoned Interests are Never a Waste of Time

You’ve been studying a subject for a while now and you’re getting kind of bored with it. What do you do? If you’re a multipotentialite, the chances are that you toss it aside, so you can sink your teeth into something new. Something more exciting. Plenty of us have dropped interests without a second thought […]

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What is a Multipotentialite? (a Video Message from Emilie)

10 September 2014

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What is a Multipotentialite? (a Video Message from Emilie)

“What is a multipotentialite?” I get asked this question all the time, and I’ve decided to answer it in a video post today. Enjoy: (Here is that link I mentioned in the video: http://puttylike.com/puttyfest/) How YOU Can Help Puttyfest is coming up on September 23-25. During these dates, I invite you to talk openly online […]

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