Does Happiness Kill Creativity?

The 5 Stages Of The Creative Mindset

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I don’t want much. I just want MORE.

It doesn’t matter what I did yesterday. I want to do something better tomorrow.

Actualize

Content

Discontent

Angst and anxiety

Disgust

The Goldilocks zone of creativity

Dissatisfaction allows our creative side to emerge. We need motivation, a sense of unfinished business to produce our best work — or any work.

Can we create this state if we don’t feel it?

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