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The Creative Process: requires courage

January 17, 2014 Writing  One comment

 The Creative Process series is my way of trying to understand how creative people create.

The creative process is the way in which an artist creates or brings something new into being. It’s the vision; the crafting of an idea; the act of sculpting, painting, molding, filming, acting, writing; it’s the drafting process; the editing process; the act of engaging oneself wholly; it’s taking what one see’s in their imagination and bringing it forth into the world.

In my last post, The Create Process: is confrontation, I talked about the idea that that artist is always in conflict with the world around them.

Confrontation takes courage. To engage takes courage. To create requires courage.

In The Courage to Create, Rollo May talks about moral courage

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