“The practice of any art isn’t to make a living, it’s to make your soul grow.”
To be creative at times feels like an almost effortless flow, but creative work may also require a high level of courage and boldness – even to make the choice to do something creative. And realizing our talents and abilities is impacted by so many personal and outer conditions.
Angelina Jolie commented about circumstances and being able to express oneself:
“I have never understood why some people are lucky enough to be born with the chance that I had to have this path in life, and why, across the world, there’s a woman just like me…who would most likely make better films than me — better speeches. Only she sits in a refugee camp…”
Continued in Missing or Abandoning Our Creative Fulfillment.