Waiting to have enough money and enough time are the two biggest excuses. They’ll leave you, well, waiting. The most important factor is making the decision to do it.
I’ve hoped for that moment when a light shines down and the angels sing and it all becomes clear. We always want a predictable outcome. Humans hate not knowing. It causes stress. We’re wired that way to survive.
But how is creativity created? By doing the process. First that means just showing up. You aren’t going to crank out a masterpiece every day. But it’s important to give you craft attention because even if nothing is happening on the physical plane, your mind is thinking and developing.
People worry about writers block or lack of inspiration. I don’t believe in that. The mind will give you what you ask of it. It’s there for you. You’re in charge. Just let it do its cogitating, its creative thing. It’s not a wiener machine, its doesn’t crank out product in a linear fashion.
Are artistic passion and talent separate? Do you have to have talent to have passion for an art-form?