Discipline vs Creativity OR Discipline and Creativity?
Discipline is often thought to be the opposite of creativity. The reality, however, is that the right kinds of discipline can help spur on creativity in new and exciting ways.
Often, I speak with aspiring authors and one thing that many of them have in common is that they tend to wait until inspiration hits before they sit down to write. They want the internal muse to start singing and dancing before they create the art. I’m not speaking poorly of anyone. I remember going through that phase myself.
I also talk with lot of published authors, some of whom are extremely successful and I can’t think of a single one who waits for a wave of inspiration. What do the published authors have in common?
Read my guest post at the Positive Writer to find out. Leave a comment and let me know what you think, too!