Thought of the Day | “Create In Fear”

Whenever I’m creating something that I feel is significant, I often get that tingly feeling inside. It’s a pendulum-like balance between fear and excitement and although it’s disconcerting, it belongs in my creation process.

If I ever feel completely safe in this process, then I know what I’m coming up with is merely a replication. It means there are already too many examples in existence and others have already accepted and understood it. But when I’m creating in fear, then I know I’m the setting the example for the replicators. My work will be the thing that defines what is “okay” for everyone else.

Create in fear and make overcoming the fear a habit. Don’t stop. Leap and set the standard.


Originally published at www.myloudspeaker.ca.

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