(WZZM) -- For some who are incredibly talented or creative, an area of their brain is overly active and can cause a chemical reaction that brings the (RT @wzzm13: Psychologist describes how creativity, depression affect the brain
I love to chat with readers, writers, and entrepreneurs, and am often asked where authors get their creative ideas. Aside from the usual place (in the bathtub surrounded by bubbles), I began to think: What inspires creativity?
"The price an artist pays for doing what he wants is that he has to do it." “What art does … is tell us, make us feel that what we th (“The price an artist pays for doing what he wants is that he has to do it.” William S.
"The cutting of the gem has to be finished before you can see whether it shines." Canadian singer-songwriter, poet, and novelist Leonard (Leonard Cohen on creativity and why you should never quit before you know what you’re quitting
"You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one," sang John Lennon in his 1971 song "Imagine." And thanks to the dreams of a BYU student, we now know more about where and how imagination happens in our brains.
In the past few weeks I’ve been relying heavily on my creative side to bring my new project to fruition. Recently I’ve had a few days where I felt as though a mental traffic jam was blocking me from getting anything done.
Janet Echelman found her true voice as an artist when her paints went missing -- which forced her to look to an unorthodox new art material. Now she makes billowing, flowing, building-sized sculpture with a surprisingly geeky edge.