Magic Lessons

Magic Lessons

United States

MAGIC LESSONS are road maps for the path to creativity, the extra nudge you need when you’re feeling stuck. In alternating episodes, Elizabeth Gilbert talks to people who are facing creative challenges and to guest experts, to offer perspective, advice, and inspiration. Gilbert is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of EAT PRAY LOVE and BIG MAGIC: CREATIVE LIVING BEYOND FEAR (publishing on September 22, 2015). The podcast is produced by MaximumFun.org and Riverhead Books.

Episodes

Ep. #12: Brene Brown on "Big Strong Magic"  

The author of BIG MAGIC talks to Brene Brown, the author of RISING STRONG, about how essential creativity is for healthy, wholehearted living. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #11: "The Big Check-In"  

The author of Big Magic finds out how five podcast participants are honoring their "contracts with inspiration." This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #10: John Hodgman on “The Question of What Come Next”  

The author of Big Magic speaks with the writer, comedian, and prolific podcaster about the boredom of mastery and the thrill of self-reinvention. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #9: "Dear Creativity and Fear"  

The author of Big Magic helps a photographer find the courage to follow her creative impulses into a new realm. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #8: “The Pure Pleasure of Making Stuff”  

The author of Big Magic and the multi-talented Rayya Elias on the sheer joy of creation. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #7: “Sexy, Dirty, Nasty, Wicked”  

The author of Big Magic helps an art teacher run off and have an affair with her art. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #6: Ann Patchett’s Counter-advice "Dive into That Well"  

The author of Big Magic and the author of This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage on stories that demand to be told. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #5: "Access Your Joy"  

The author of Big Magic helps a grieving songwriter get back to making music. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #4: Rob Bell on how “The Action Is Right Here”  

The author of Big Magic speaks with Pastor Rob Bell about protecting the soul in a soulless environment. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #3: “The Thing That You Are Seeking Is Also Seeking You”  

The author of Big Magic helps a call center worker find a way to keep the creative spirit alive. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #2: Cheryl Strayed to Moms- “Pursue Your Passions Like a Mofo”  

The author of Big Magic and the author of Wild redefine the relationship between how we work and how we mother. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

Ep. #1: “Do What Ignites Your Soul”  

The author of BIG MAGIC helps a blogger grapple with creative passion, motherhood, guilt, and the code of family loyalty. This is an installment of Magic Lessons by Elizabeth Gilbert. For more information on Elizabeth Gilbert, please visit: www.elizabethgilbert.com

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