Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly out of nowhere… While there’s no “typical” creative type, there are some tell-tale characteristics and behaviors of highly creative people. Here are 18 things they do differently.
See 12 Neolithic masks, eerie stone portraits that were carved out of limestone some 9,000 years ago by Stone Age people, the oldest masks ever uncovered…
Cast of a Dog Killed by the Eruption of Mount Vesuvius, Pompeii 1863
Aba Yohannis monastery – 74 years old ”I came from my village, from the countryside to learn. I didn’t go home. I preferred to stay here. I’ve been here for 43 years.”
An impressive image of Nuhlimahla. It was taken in 1914 by Edward S. Curtis. The image shows a person wearing ceremonial mask of the Nuhlimahla during the during the Winter Dance ceremony. These characters impersonated fools and were noted for their devotion to filth and disorder.
An 18th century Burmese bronze cannon, part of the UK Royal Armouries collection.