"It's been my experience that telling people what you're going to do can steal the thunder of doing it. It stands to reason that telling people what you're not doing is even more deadly. As an antidote, how's about those birth notices you see in the classifieds...Just the facts. It's a notice of accomplishment....Consider something similar for the birthing of your art...Just the facts."
Another thoughtful letter today from "Robert Genn's Twice Weekly Letter" that comes into my inbox. I like this entry, sharing those victories is important. It encourages us to continue to move forward by appreciating what we have in this moment.
Robert Genn is a painter, however what he writes of can be applied to creative process in general. To read letters online or subscribe, go to: http://clicks.robertgenn.com/