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When Art Becomes a Need

And not a luxury

Photo by Kristijan Arsov on Unsplash

I came across this TED talk by Ethan Hawke and it struck a chord.

It reminded me how important it is to express yourself creatively — in any form — without worrying about how good or bad you are at your chosen art form.

There are exceptions of course but most of us — especially those with full-time jobs — consider art a luxury and not a need…

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Rummy Kaur

Rummy Kaur

Mother of a toddler, wife, software engineer, arts administrator, writer — trying to balance it all but eager to add more to it. I write personal stories.

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