Daniel Lamb, Holland Creative

The R I T U A L Podcast

The RITUAL podcast delves into what it is to be a creative human in today’s world.

Each week, we’ll be interviewing creative professionals, creative processes and routines and, of course, talking all about rituals.

The show focuses on people, process and lived experience.

It’s a safe place to discuss what creativity looks like across a wide array of human dispositions and creative disciplines.

Daniel Lamb, Holland Creative

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R I T U A L: Episode 14

“Those same things that soap operas are doing, we can do to keep readers engaged in our books.” —  Dr. Cindy Childress Ghostwriter Dr. Cindy Childress has an eclectic set of daily rituals. She writes Instagram posts in the bath, stays hydrated… and watches the soap...

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R I T U A L: Episode 13

“In terms of research of things that really benefit us and keep us on an even keel, mindfulness research is just off the charts effective.” —  Scott McBean   Creativity can be a lot of things: a way to make money, a way to bring joy… and even a mindfulness...

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R I T U A L: Episode 12

“Tenacity threw the party and luck just happened to show up.” —  Brian Panowich Brian Panowich calls himself an “accidental novelist.” His first dream was to become a professional musician and he found a level of success with that. While he came up with a lot of ideas...

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R I T U A L: Episode 11

“All chiropractors are different. It’s almost like handwriting… it’s going to turn out a little bit different.” —  Chandra Kenyon Hill “Creativity” isn’t a word that people tend to associate with the healthcare field, but Chandra Kenyon Hill exercises it in her...

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R I T U A L: Episode 10

“I work for myself, so I have so much freedom. But I didn’t even see that I could play around with my schedule and match it to my energy.” —  Annie Bacher If you could design your perfect work day, what would it look like? Annie Bacher is a copywriter who helps tech...

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R I T U A L: Episode 9

“When you leave the dressing room… you’re stepping out only as a joyful weirdo. Put the nose on, and leave the crap out.” —  Adam Lowe   In a world of pandemic and political turmoil, laughter is a valuable medicine. And Adam Lowe is professionally qualified to...

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R I T U A L: Episode 8

Copywriter Nicola Moors is known for crafting copy that resonates—a skill she honed while working as a journalist, writing true-life stories based on interviews with normal people talking about extraordinary (and often traumatic) experiences. Trained to find hooks in...

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R I T U A L: Episode 7

“We live in a world that tells us that we should build walls around ourselves… storytelling has this amazing capacity to help us break down those walls.” —  Shannon M. Turner   What’s your story? Shannon M. Turner has devoted her professional life to helping...

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R I T U A L: Episode 6

“Part of being successful in anything is just showing up every day.” —  Jacob Deaton   Professional musician Jacob Deaton is no stranger to ritual or routine. Prior to his music career, Jacob spent four years in the Air Force. An encounter with a drill instructor...

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R I T U A L: Episode 5

  Do you put too much emphasis on doing your rituals the “right” way? My guest Laura Jean Truman values going with the flow.   “I’d say my number one ritual is probably flexibility and not being precious about my rituals,”  Laura Jean explains. “I’m someone...

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R I T U A L: Episode 4

“The tricky thing is that sharing your point of view means that you have to share a part of yourself — and that makes you vulnerable.” —  Dr. Charlie Parrott   This episode’s guest, Dr. Charlie Parrott, is not only a creative himself, but someone who has made a...

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R I T U A L: Episode 3

“My ideal client needs to connect to what I’m saying, but first, for me to even understand what they’re connecting to, I need to be connected to the work that I’m doing.” —  Gabby Woltz   Branding expert Gabby Woltz, my guest for this episode, knows the...

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R I T U A L: Episode 2

“There are witchy, weird, interesting, creative people everywhere in the design field… it’s a space full of a bunch of really crafty, diverse humans.” —  Lennie Gray Mowris   When you work under the title of Magically Disgruntled Manifestor, you need to expect...

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R I T U A L: Episode 1

“All my life, I’d stumbled to find a routine that worked.” —  Daniel Lamb   Have you ever looked at a writer, designer, or musician and wondered, “What’s their secret?” The truth is that every creative will have a different answer to that question. The RITUAL...

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