“Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.”
I read a fascinating article called Hanson Could Have Disappeared. Here’s Why They Didn’t in the February 2016 issue of Entrepreneur. (For a little background Hanson is an American band, made up of three brothers, that broke out in the late 1990s with the hit “MmmBop”)
One statement, of many, that stood out for me was when Taylor Hanson said this:
My latest non-fiction title, 10 Things to Forget: to be Creatively Free was a blast to write. On this blog, I’ve been writing on topics that didn’t make it into the book. You can read the other posts here.
The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity.
Even a dead fish can go with the flow.
Flow is wonderful.
Flow is when you’re creating and every moment is bliss. You feel alive, wonderful, powerful. Your creative ideas flow forth without limit or effort.
Except when they don’t and then you’re stuck.
Relax. That’s normal.