Tag: Creativity

Developing a Focus

Developing a Focus

You may spend years trying to find your writing focus without realizing you’ve done it until you’re well into it.  And that’s wonderful! Don’t obsess over finding a focus when you’re young, because if you explore many fields, eventually a focus is likely to find you.  Occasionally someone gets lucky early in life. One of […]

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

[T]he actual work requires the same discipline and passion as any job you love doing, be it as a very good pipe fitter or a highly creative artist. ~ Tom Hanks, actor, director & producer

The Three Thirds of Generating Good Ideas

The Three Thirds of Generating Good Ideas

You’ve experienced it: The Battle for Good, Original Ideas – which usually don’t present themselves easily. Whether going at it alone or with a creative team, somehow, you’ve got to get the best ideas possible. There’s a process you have to go through to do so, and no matter how good you are, that process is difficult. Without […]