When you hear the word genius,
what do you think of?
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Do you think of someone as being a genius
having a genius?
author Elizabeth gilbert -- of *eat pray love* -- suggests the latter
after I finished reading *eat pray love*
I 'YouTubed' her name and the video below
was the first to display.
I'm so excited to have stumbled upon this twenty-minute clip
because she tells, from experience as a successful writer,
& from talking with other great writers who've
of a fresh new way to think about creativity.
I'm excited because if you are a creative
individual -- and we all are, really -- this video
that it'll be a
I hope you watch.
What she says about the poet
and the *thundering poem*
has happened to me more times than I can
count, but now I just have words to go
with what I experienced.
i just started gilbert's new book Committed
and we'll see how that read goes.
maybe it'll straighten up my great BIG marriage
question mark over my head?????
Anyway...without further ado...a new way of thinking: