The PBS web series Off Book produced this short video about being creative, and they did a great job of breaking down so many of the factors that affect creativity. I nodded my head especially hard during the part about sticking with it and doing the work. Which parts resonate with you?
I help people start to do things they've never done before and have more fun making stuff. Kinda like a camp counselor for grown-ups. My latest book, Make It Mighty Ugly: Exercises And Advice For Getting Creative Even When It Ain't Pretty, is in bookstores and libraries everywhere. It's a handbook for vanquishing creative demons so you can go ahead and make stuff – art, craft, whatever! Here's a handy list of other things about me.