This is so true. I tend to feel burned out right around the times my life circumstances change. I want to pretend I don’t need to redefine my expectations, but I need to accept sometimes I have to do less or I’ll end up doing nothing at all.
by Meg Dowell
Creativity is, in many ways, like magic. We start crafting something out of nothing and, suddenly, the whole world looks and feels different. We can do anything. We can BE anything.
This line of thinking has its downsides. It implies that, because we are creative, because we have moments when we feel invincible and unstoppable, we don’t need to slow down. We don’t need to rest. And this just isn’t the case. I’ve learned that the hard way. Perhaps you have, too, and that’s why you’re here.
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