Orna Ross
Header pattern
Header pattern

Tag

Dorothea Brande

Becoming A Creative Entrepreneur
: Creative Business, Creativism and Creativists

Becoming A Writer, Becoming A Creative Entrepreneur

I vividly remember the first book I ever read about the creative process. It was a bright blue, frisky, spring day and I was taking a bus to Skerries, a town on the north Dublin coast, to see if it was a place where I might like to live. And I was reading, of course. Then, as now, I was always reading or writing. That day, I was reading a book about writing, the most useful book about writing I was ever to read: Becoming A Writer by Dorothea Brande. It was one of those reading experiences where you feel…

Continue reading
Related posts
This Month’s Exclusive Poem for Patrons: Doing Dreams
July 1, 2020
Monthly Creative Planning Session July 2020
June 22, 2020
The Singular They
March 3, 2020
Creative Publishing

Quantum Creativity

I’m thinking about creative and conventional views of reality this morning, as I’m reading Quantum (by Manjit Kumar).  It’s a great read, about the mind-blowing conundrums at the heart of modern physics and a very human look at the men who brought them to us. Lacking the mathematical language to grasp some of the concepts, I have to take the science in the book very, v..e…r…y… slowly but I’m fascinated by how the quantum worldview supports a creative perspective — much more so than

Continue reading
Related posts
2018 Week 10: Day (or Maybe Even a Year) of Creative Rest with Stefan Sagmeister
March 4, 2018
Create Date: Ingmar Bergman’s Persona
January 20, 2018
Sunday: Day of Creative Rest
January 14, 2018