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Nurturing Creativity by corispencer
February 21, 2012, 6:01 pm
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One of the most difficult things about being an artist is often not the making of the work itself, but the task of pulling the idea from inside ourselves–of drudging through all of the bad ideas in search of that one hopeful sprout that might grown into something extraordinary.

In this inspiring Ted Talk, writer Elizabeth Gilbert ”┬ámuses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses — and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person “being” a genius, all of us “have” a genius.”

Elizabeth Gilbert on Creativity