James Navé, Creativity Coach • Artistic Navigator • Poetic Storyteller

Narrative • Authority • Voice • Expansion



Over the past twenty-five years, I have traveled the world in the service of poetry, art, creativity, and storytelling.  


My work and play overlap. Find out more about how you can overlap your work and play, schedule a free chat.

Come, let's explore the overlap in your life's work and play.

Exhume Your Buried Dreams. 

Trust Your Creative Instincts.  

Design Life On Your Terms.  

Speak In Public.

Enjoy this short video which I filmed on a November morning in Paris.

Notice the scattering leaves.  



10 things about me and a bonus

• MFA in Poetry from Vermont College

• The Taos Poetry Festival Director

• The Taos Storytelling Festival Director

• The LEAF Festival Poetry Slam-Master

• Founder of Poetry Alive! Theater Company

• Host of Twice 5 Miles Radio - WPVMFM

• The Artist's Way Creativity Camp Director in partnership with Julia Cameron

• TEDxNewYork Salon Facilitator

• Memorized more than 600 poems

• Performed over a two thousand shows 

• Workshop director for clients including: Timex; Duke University; National Council of Teachers of English; PepsiCo; the National University of Ireland, Galway; Ogilvy; Outward Bound, Gettliffe Architecture, Boulder; International Schools of Africa; and LKB Executive Coaching Associates, Paris.