THE IDEA by Kori Nemme
One evening a girl is met with an idea. Their union invites a delightful state of wonder and exhilarating flow. But the road to creativity isn’t easy and she’s soon faced with critics, self-doubt, and distraction. Slowly, the idea fades. With the help of some interesting others the girl sets out on a soul-searching expedition to rediscover what it is she’s lost. And discovers a whole lot more.
This 102 page universal and relatable story (written for children and adults alike) is for anybody who has ever had an idea and knows the struggle of nursing it.
Dr Kori Nemme is a Byron Bay author, illustrator, educator and speaker.
Her first work of fiction is an inspiring and creativity-provoking tale of dreaming big, overcoming adversity and discovering more than you'd ever imagined.
The IDEA is a playful extension of Kori's acclaimed research papers, of which she's produced many, along with two thesis and a PhD in children's spirituality.
For the last 15 years, Kori has dedicated herself to helping people and businesses improve connectivity and creativity. It's taken her across the globe and back, hosting workshops, keynotes speeches, corporate gigs and now, encouraging connectivity through a soul-searching story of one girl's idea.
The inspiring narrative stands to challenge our everyday experiences of creativity and self-doubt, shining a light on the common hurdles that threaten the progress of creativity. Readers of all ages will discover great insight and confidence building techniques to start 'the thing'. Whatever that may be.