Angelo J. Bell: Balancing LIFE in the creative world

neo-noir-small-croppedby Angelo J. Bell

Life in the creative world is fraught with instances of friends  family and strangers telling you, “It can’t be done” or “The odds are against you.” Although I’m sure they exist, I don’t know of any artist who ever thought that the odds were in his/her favor. Instead, we, as creatives, merely acquiesce to fate/destiny and to the notion that we will never be happy doing anything else.

Even trying — and failing — is better than abandoning our hopes and dreams….our love affair, with the arts. Just ask any bitter person who long ago abandoned their childlike dreams. read article

Passion, Inspiration, Play, and Creativity

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…All lumped together in our title cuz, you know, they go together like, oh, how about lurve and marriage? No? But they do go together. Seriously, watch what Scott Barry Kaufman of CreativityPost.Com has to say: read article

Inspiration by Any Other Name is Still Something All Creators Need

Why do these otherwise helpful articles have to be so damn pompous:

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