Arts Creativity Productivity & Work

When in doubt…

  • Let your art make the rounds. Don’t hide it.
  • Don’t try to be everywhere. Pick a place and be consistent.
  • Rules are recommendations. Feel free to break them, recast, and remix them.
  • Rest when you’re underperforming. Don’t quit.
  • The muse is nonexistent. Inspiration is bunk. Habit is a bicep curl for the brain.

I hope the above helps you push through CRAP (criticism, rejection assholes, pressure) like Meryl Streep once did. Bonus points for embracing the messy middle

By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of and four books.