John Dillon is co-host and co-producer of Art of the Song Coffeehouse with his wife Vivian Nesbitt. Originating in Taos, NM, Art of the Song explores creativity and inspiration through in-depth interviews with makers of folk, jazz, roots and blues music. For more information and to find a station near you visit www.artofthesong.org.
Creativity began about 40,000 years ago when our ancestors first made tools out of bone and ivory.
We appear to be in the midst of a cultural transition. Over 38 million Americans make their living in a creative or related field.
CEOs identify creativity as the number one leadership competency of the successful enterprise of the future.
Let's look at "song" as a metaphor for whatever you feel drawn to do as creative expression.
Taking a look at "physical place" and "inner peace" as sources of inspiration and creativity.
The creative process is a path of discovery. Each of us has a unique creative gift to share with the world.
When you integrate creativity into your life and apply yourself to your passion, you will accomplish great things and create a successful and happy life.