Often, people either think they're creative or they're not. And it is true that people tend to be more "left-brain" or "right-brain."
We live in a world where kids who can't sit still in class are labeled troublemakers or low-performers or even ADD. But maybe they're just kinesthetic learners: that is, they ...
Creative Class" maven Richard Florida has ranked Jackson 75th on the creative-class scale (higher than Memphis and New Orleans!)
Inventive thinking is prized now more than almost any other time in history. The creative class is on the rise and is an important emerging driver in the economy.
I can't say exactly when I stopped painting, drawing and attempting to write poetry. Somewhere between elementary school and college, life happened, and landing a job that paid the bills ...
As a creative person, I know what it's like to thrive on flying by the seat of my pants and completing tasks without a structured plan to carry it out.
So how to convince your right-brain, distinguished self to plan and get organized? You need to learn basic principles and then practice until it becomes second nature.
If the red light on the corner of Pascagoula and State streets catches you while you're driving northbound on State Street, look to your left.
The "cultural creatives" movement is one attempt to reject the binary division in favor of a new, more enlightened political climate.
"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them."—Albert Einstein
We sat down with local artists Tony Davenport and Anthony DiFatta, who promptly made our heads spin as they discussed their perspectives on creativity, chaos and life.
For your summer road trip, why not take one of the most scenic routes the area has to offer?
Only one thing is better than driving on a Mississippi road trip, and that is being a passenger on a Mississippi road trip.
Summer is the season for hitting the road. Planes, trains, and especially cars transport people to their vacation destinations.