“What was that idea that I had last night before falling asleep?… Darn it.”
While any of them pursue practical careers in law, medicine, teaching among other things, some parents pursue careers in the arts, writing, advertising and music. For kids who grew up with ever-so-creative parents, life was usually vibrant and meaningful.
Your most powerful weapon is imagination.
By now the gay “sensibility” (if there is such an animal) is firmly entrenched in heterosexual culture. New York is a gay city, much the same way that it is (or was) a Jewish city.
An artist’s work is personal. It has to be pulled from the deepest valleys of our hearts, through our bones, muscles, and flesh and depicted on a canvas or through a simple movement or even just with one word.
Observe the relationship between you and your purpose.
Sometimes inspiration is hard to find. Indulge!
“Before I die, I want to be somebody’s favorite hiding place, the place they can put everything they know they need to survive, every secret, every solitude, every nervous prayer, and be absolutely certain I will keep it safe. I will keep it safe.”
Because some people, for some reason, stay with us. And maybe that’s okay.
There are a lot of ways that we can each experience flow moments. For some they’ll happen when your favorite song comes on the radio. Music has definitely been shown to increase flow experiences. For others it happens when you play a sport. …