The Creative Curse

by Nick Annies


I function and operate in a singularity of purpose and find it tricky to think about many different 'real' things at once. Having said that, if you ask me for ideas on something creative, I'll give you twenty five versions while the cogs turn in my head building another five hundred.

Rachel Nightingale coined that process as a 'spiders web', and that's a really good analogy - the mind goes off into hundreds of different avenues and thought patterns simultaneously. Let's just say I day dream a lot - and that's when I am connecting to the great pool of creativity. It's a kind of Creative Curse...