The Art of the Intermission

The Art of the Intermission

Some creative acts bubble up in the most convivial, bustling, even chaotic environments. Spontaneous and free, they spring forth with little to no midwifing or labour. Then there are the more epic tasks: writing a book or a dissertation; painting a large canvas;...
Re-Gift Your Old Ideas

Re-Gift Your Old Ideas

I got a call this week from the producer of a well-known radio show. (I’m not trying to be coy; I’ll share details if and when the call bears fruit.) He wanted to talk to me about a blog post I’d written that had gotten some traction on Twitter this...