Summer of Creativity – Update #2: Definitions

One of my assignments this Summer of Creativity has been to define “creativity”…what this means to me.  As I explored, I saw that I had been holding onto a very narrow definition of creativity, essentially equating creativity with being artistic.  And I saw that I had been holding onto old and narrow definitions of myself. ..a la “I have other talents, but being creative isn’t one of them.”

It was difficult to look at this stuff, but ultimately empowering as I was able shed definitions that were no longer working for me, and create a new definition … Continue reading