Deanna Pledge, Ph.D.

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Creativity: Getting Started

October 7, 2011

Tags: creativity, women, obstacles, feelings, getting started

"Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity."
— Chuck Jones
Warner Brothers animator

As this week’s quote suggests, discomfort is often part of the creative process. Not only do we have to give ourselves permission to create, but we have to be ready for the uncertainty that accompanies the process. Part of being creative includes not knowing exactly what comes next.
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