These are the patterns of highly creative people, such as the Pixar team, Steve Jobs, Leonardo da Vinci, Coach John Wooden, Abraham Lincoln, and Stephen King.
#10 STRUGGLE. Struggle is a precious gift. Granted, it almost never seems so while when we are struggling.
How could you possibly be loved and appreciated by someone else, if you don’t at least like and appreciate who you are?
Yes you are creative you were born that way.
Did you know that your mind has both an Editor and a DJ?
Using adventure and nature to bring back children’s play.
Creating means you show up, even when you don’t want to. It means you’re there even when “inspiration” doesn’t call.
Computers, programming, and robotics provide ideal platforms for children’s creativity
Children express creativity through ‘pretend play.’
When we have something inside that’s gnawing at us, some weakness or wound or difficulty, and we don’t address it somehow, our creative expression suffers.
These music facts have us scratching our heads.
A demo of experiments from Google’s Cultural Institute and Art Project.
Spike Lee’s new documentary captures Michael (and his brothers) as he struggles to rise above the child star label, move past the family dynamic that had held him in its grip, and develop his own vision.
Bet you’ve never noticed these amazing details in your favorite movies before.
Mark Ronson on How Sampling Transformed Music
The shared patterns of our lives pass into the pages of the books we love.