There are some creative projects which bring you to your knees, force you to question your motives, present you with obstacles and make you want to run away.
I am trying to tell myself that these are special projects and perhaps I should view them as gifts….that keep on giving! Sigh!
There are 5 stages of progressing through your creative suffering and reaching the magical moment where you whisper to yourself “I have got to keep going!”
- Creative suffering.You are up to your eyeballs in creative suffering! This project of yours is giving you nothing but creative pain. You have not made any progress on it for days and smiling seems like a distant memory. This is the stage where chocolate, coffee and cheesecake become your new best friends. Loved ones give you a wide berth and pets cast you an odd look, as you assume the dreaded foetal…
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