Tag: Writing

Jarrett J. Krosoczka: How a boy became an artist

Jarrett J. Krosoczka: How a boy became an artist

Translator: Thu-Huong Ha Reviewer: Morton Bast Hello. My name is Jarrett Krosoczka, and I write and illustrate books for children for a living. So I use my imagination as my full-time job. But well before my imagination was my vocation, my imagination saved my life. When I was a kid, I loved to draw, and

Ethan Hawke: Access Your Subconscious to Achieve Creativity

Ethan Hawke: Access Your Subconscious to Achieve Creativity

When I first started trying to write – because I came on writing as an actor and you realize very quickly that there’s a big difference between being ambiguous and being vague. And being vague is out of focus, blurry, oh yeah everything’s kind of true. In being ambiguous is a little bit more than

The Four Stages of Creativity: Illumination

The Four Stages of Creativity: Illumination

[Eureka by Huma-Huma, a calm, ambient song, plays quietly in the background]. Sage from off-camera: Illumination. Sudden intervention. The moment of the Muse. The most obvious of the stages, for which there are many a metaphor. The light turning on. The seed growing from the earth. The oven timer ringing. The moment of illumination is

Creativity or Reality? Narrating Someone’s Life

Creativity or Reality?  Narrating Someone’s Life

– My name is Christopher Merril. and as the director of the International Writing Program, it’s my great pleasure to welcome you to Creative Matters, which is sponsored by the office of Vice President for Research. And so I wish to begin by singling out for special thanks, Dan Reed, whose supports for the arts

Unblocking Your Creativity

Unblocking Your Creativity

Clancy: Hi! I’m Clancy Clawson with the University of Maryland, Baltimore Writing Center, and in this video, we’re going to talk about overcoming blocks to your creativity. Specifically, we’re gonna talk about three blocks to creativity: having too many ideas, having too few ideas, and lacking context. If you haven’t already done so, please download

How to learn creativity?

How to learn creativity?

Hello! It’s MrSorbias here and today I am going to introduce you a completely new topic Creativity There has to be some workflow that highly creative people are using to be able to constantly have new ideas. Some people just seem to have too much ideas. So, what do they do to achieve it? At

Elizabeth Gilbert: The Art of Being Yourself

Elizabeth Gilbert: The Art of Being Yourself

– Hey everybody, what’s up? It’s Chase. Welcome to another episode of The Chase Jarvis Live Show here on CreativeLive. You all know this show. This is where I sit down with the best humans in the world and I do everything I can to unpack their brains with the goal of helping you live