You know how sometimes the universe just seems to align to bring you one powerful message?
I’m the kind of person who can noodle an idea around for years before I finally do something about it, and most of the time the idea goes stale before I even make it real. I’ve been working on the same novel for 5 years. I have tons of unfinished work sitting around my studio and even more ideas for art, novels, stories, whatever closed up into notebooks and sketchbooks that litter my apartment.
All this buildup of ideas leads to creative constipation, which as you can imagine isn’t pleasant. The pressure of needing to create causes some serious mental stress when it’s not acted upon.
Maybe you have a million ideas that you haven’t gotten around to bringing into reality. Maybe you desperately want to create but don’t know how to start. Maybe you have writer’s block, artist’s block, creative block, whatever. Either way, the stars recently aligned as the universe gently bombarded me/reminded me of one simple answer: (more…)