Much like love, creativity is a choice, you have to choose to be creative, you need to decide in your own mind that you will be creative, and the feelings of excitement and motivation will follow.
The research and brainstorming stages will be the most time-consuming but most worth it of all your steps.
Because admitting that you don’t know is not the same thing as admitting defeat.
We follow family members to keep up with their lives, we follow friends to see what they’re up to, and we follow interesting people for entertainment. But as creatives, we should have a more intentional group of individuals to follow.
Avoid the trauma to your creative self, and learn how to use trends to your advantage without selling your artistic soul.