The Productive Creative


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Creativity is not some inherent quality you are born with.
It’s the result of repeated practice.
It’s an acquired skill.

  • The magic…

    The magic…

    “The magic of the creative process is that there is no magic” — Seth Godin

    This is a constant encouragement to me.

    I’m coming from a non-creative office job and striding out into the world of content creation. I need, sometimes, to be reminded that getting good is a matter of putting in the work.

    It is, as Seth Godin constantly tells us, a practice.


  • Creativity is not a talent…

    Creativity is not a talent…


    “Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating.” — John Cleese

    This is the point that’s made by creatives like Austin Kleon and Seth Godin. They talk about creativity being a practice. It’s a capacity that can be developed.