Tag: creativity and madness
Is there something noble — or inevitable — in suffering for art? Or can you relax, practice mindfulness, and do your best writing?<
Must writers be self-destructive and unhinged to be masters of the craft? Creativity is an elusive animal, and there is no magic formula to harness it.
Melville, Twain, and Fitzgerald might be best known for their classic literary contributions, but they all suffered professional and critical disasters during their lifetimes.