THE PROBLEM WITH POLITICS

The creative process is one of figuring something out that has little to do with gaining popularity. Politics, conversely, is all about popularity. Politics is about getting enough people to like you so that you can do things to perpetuate the trend of people liking you. Creativity is about solving problems.

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Subscribe in a reader

PANIC

Panic’s horrible grip may be one moment away from the abyss. There’s no pretending otherwise, and there’s nothing pleasurable about it. But if you survive, remember the feeling. Someday that recollection may be the best way for you to differentiate what’s simply hard from what’s genuinely mortal.

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Subscribe in a reader