( tweet by @CDEgger: Finding this really helpful: Seeing 3 distinct roles in creativity- artist, editor, agent )
Do you have a chorus of voices chiming in whenever you have to make a big decision? How to get your inner selves to work together.
...There are three voices within every creator:
The Inner Artist
The Inner Editor
The Inner Agent
To have a successful career, we must all learn how to deploy each of them at particular times, and keep them from stepping on each other's toes.
I would argue that most of the problems in our creative lives stem from bringing the wrong part of ourselves to the task at hand. Most of us under-utilize at least one of the three roles and over-use one of the other roles.
A thriving creative career requires consciously shifting between the three voices, utilizing each at the right time...