Feeling blue? This collection of inspirations will reinvigorate you, we promise

This week as everyone from Seattle to Austin to New York continued to huddle indoors under the blankets (yes really, even Austin…Texas got depressingly cold and rainy), we snuck in an extra cup of cappuccino and warmed up with inspiration from some of our favorite sources.

1. Advice from Artists on How to Overcome Creative Block, Handle Criticism, and Nurture Your Sense of Self-Worth 

2. These 30 brilliantly designed 404 error pages will make you rethink your site’s own 404 page .

3. Some of the best advice we’ve ever heard comes from the inimitable IRA glass. Now repackaged in this great video.

4. Pulitzer-winning Alice Walker on Creativity 

5. How to Grow Without Losing What Makes You Great 

Deepina Kapila

Dee is a fun-loving instructor with diverse tech experience across Fortune 500 companies, early-stage start-ups, government agencies & non-profits. Dee works at mobile product design studio Funsize, in Austin Texas where she lives with her husband, 2 border collie mixes, & 2 cats.

In her spare time she enjoys playing video games, reading on her Kindle & scuba diving in her hometown (Curaçao - an island in the Caribbean!).