Another myth, debunked in the article, is that creativity is intrinsically linked to the arts. Not so, say these authors, who concede that true creativity begins with problem-solving skills and that we can all learn and master these in our everyday lives, whether that means coming up with a new recipe or simply another way to get the kids to go to bed!
For more on being everyday creative, check out my new column starting in January on Creative Perch. I'll be following Eric Maisel's Creativity Book to enhance my own creativity and encourage you to join me.
- How are you everyday creative?