Even when you suddenly have an abundance of time, you have to be able to use it effectively. Habits can help with that.
I’ve always known what I wanted to be when I grew up. It’s just that it didn’t seem like a feasible option.
Time to see about fixing that.
The Ancient Greeks were on to something when they spoke of the Muse as the source of creativity, as I tried to argue in a creativity training workshop. Continue reading Beyond a Definition, the Creative Experience
An old favorite book of mine is all about what happens to people who stubbornly think for themselves, and go through positive disintegration in the process. Continue reading Divergent Thinkers in Fiction: This Star Shall Abide
It’s a narrow balance beam between boredom and burnout, and it’s easy to fall off.
I already knew my so-called “hobbies” were a 40+ hour a week endeavor. As it turns out, forty more hours hardly made a dent. Do other people experience this? Continue reading What I Learned From My Creativity Staycation
If Einstein were a young visionary today, how likely would he be to escape the Patent Office? Continue reading Physics, Politics, and Visionary Intelligence
Every curse is a blessing, and every blessing is a curse. Kind of like superpowers. Continue reading Overthinking or Superthinking?
Your muse might have odd business hours. And you’ve got to cooperate with her. Continue reading Working With Inspiration’s Schedule
Many of the people I’ve met since moving to DC appear to be miserable. Their misery comes in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. Sometimes it’s tied to narrow unfulfilled needs, while others are stressed and broadly dissatisfied with … Continue reading Questioning 40 Hours