CREATIVITY & NEURON ACTIVITY

CREATIVITY & NEURON ACTIVITY

A new idea is a light that illuminates presences which simply had no form for us before the light fell on them. Susanne K. Langer     How many neurons does it take to enhance a barely verbalized thought flickering in your mind? How many neurons are required to keep an...
CREATIVITY: GIVING & RECEIVING

CREATIVITY: GIVING & RECEIVING

Happiness never decreases by being shared Buddha   I love the energy that comes with creating, with the making and the forming of something either completely new or of something I have never done quite in the same way before. It is always an act of discovery driven by...
FINDING TIME TO CREATE.

FINDING TIME TO CREATE.

Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.   -John Steinbeck   The more you create, the more you want to create. Once you begin, ideas seem to flow; one creative thought leads to another and then another....
Creating While Living in an Age of Negativity

Creating While Living in an Age of Negativity

Human beings are perhaps never more frightening than when they are convinced beyond doubt that they are right. -Laurens van der Post     It seems that every time we look at or listen to the news, we once again enter an Age of Negativity. We hope that we do not have to...
THE SMITH BROTHERS: FILMMAKING – CREATIVITY AND PASSION

THE SMITH BROTHERS: FILMMAKING – CREATIVITY AND PASSION

I love making movies. If I wasn’t paid to do it, I would pay to do it. -David Lean   Often, it might seem to take forever to bring a creative idea to fruition and therefore, it helps to love what you do in order to be there for the long haul.  Movie making, with...