CREATIVITY AND ORIGINALITY

CREATIVITY AND ORIGINALITY

What we perceive and understand depends upon what we are. -Aldous Huxley   Do I see what you see? How similar are our observations? Is your perception of my art going to be commensurate with the reaction I am hoping to receive from you? Should I create only with the...
CREATIVITY AND THAT AHA MOMENT

CREATIVITY AND THAT AHA MOMENT

The idea came to me without anything in my former thoughts seeming to pave the way for it… -Henri Poincare   The aha or opening moment for a writer, an artist, a musician, a scientist – for many innovative people – can be that unexpected perception of...
I TOUCHED A STAR IN MY DREAM LAST NIGHT

I TOUCHED A STAR IN MY DREAM LAST NIGHT

Many characters have come to me… in a dream, and then I’ll elaborate from there. I always write down all my dreams. -William Burroughs   We often are oblivious to the potential of our dreams and tend to dismiss them. Yet, there are those dreams that linger...
ARTIST-WRITER JILL D. GLENN: IMAGINATIVE LINKS THROUGH A LIFETIME

ARTIST-WRITER JILL D. GLENN: IMAGINATIVE LINKS THROUGH A LIFETIME

 The world of reality has its bounds, the world of imagination is boundless. -Rousseau   There are books that transport us to places to which we have never been – or have never seen depicted anywhere. The new worlds that unfold as we read, together with our...