The process of creativity isn’t glamorous. It’s simply about hard work, the management of emotions, and delayed showmanship. And it’s necessarily lonely. To want to be creative—truly creative—is to want to entertain, which is often depressingly opposite of being entertained.
– Eddie Smith, Practically Efficient.
There is no trick to creativity, no secret initiation or gnostic teaching to be revealed by invitation only. Read the rest of this entry »