Marli Mesibov Tames the Wild Mind

By Heather O'Neill

Our own Marli Mesibov has been published on Smashing Magazine for her article “Taming the Wild Mind.” As a creative writer and manager at a design firm, Marli presents a compelling argument about how creativity can (and should) be scheduled:

Flaubert did not write on a deadline, and yet he found that following an orderly routine improved his ability to becreative. This holds true for most people. Being able to “do your best work” at 3:00 am is no coincidence: you are training your brain to get those creative juices flowing when the moon is high and the workday is long over. This is fantastic if you don’t have anywhere to be in the morning; but for many of us, 3:00 am is not a great time to be inspired.

Feeling inspired? Read the whole article for tips and tricks to keep your creativity flowing at the right times and add a comment to share your own methods for getting creative.

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