One question. What’s the biggest thing you’ve learn about creativity? Paul Clifford answers: “Creativity happens best in community. The lonely artist is a myth.”
Sometimes creative blocks are best broken by fun. So try this: grab a few friends and have a game night. If you get the right people together with the right games, creativity will happen.
You can define yourself however you like. Did you know that? If you decide you want to be a foody, start experimenting with food. If you want to be artistic, start painting. In college you go through a stage of self-discovery. Every path and passion is open to you. But who says it should stop…
I was totally drained. No creativity. How can I help other people overcome their creative blocks when I’m blocked myself? So I went on a walk. Not my usual thing. In fact, walking in Corpus Christi in the middle of summer is like asking to be burned at the stake. But I walked.
Feeling creatively blocked? When was the last time you broke something? When you break things, it releases a giddy, nervous feeling which is fantastic for creativity. Danger and rule-breaking stir up our adrenaline. Fight-or-flight kicks in. We must survive. Our brain begins to think creatively to protect us from danger.
One question. What’s the biggest thing you’ve learn about creativity? Jeff Abbott answers: “Inspiration can happen any time and anywhere. Recognize that and be willing to act when inspired!”
Let me introduce you to a luxury I just discovered. It’s called Found Time. Found Time is simply a period of time that you didn’t know existed. For me, Found Time is Sunday nights. Up until recently, the church I work at had Sunday night services. Because of the time commitment and preparation the Sunday…
I stumbled across this image searching Google images. I loved it! Bad ideas: Knitting MMORPG, Grand Theft Spreadsheet, Motion-based Sandwich Making Simulator.
Feeling creatively blocked? Why not go on a road trip? Seriously, hop in your car, drive a few hours, and enjoy some different scenery.
Who says there are no bad ideas in brainstorming? I don’t believe it. I’ve been in plenty of brainstorming sessions that did more harm than good.