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" I can't pay you, but your work will get plenty of exposure."
Tags:creative industry, creative industries, creatives, freelancer, freelancers, designer, designers, artist, artists, musician, musicians, exposure, payment, pay, no pay, painters and decorators, painter and decorator, work, working, unpaid work, unpaid labor, unpaid labour, working for free, entitlement, entitled
Man types with beer on his computer.
"Maybe if your creativity had fewer outlets, it would come out of you with more force."
Tags:art, arts, artistic, artist, artists, music, guitar, visual art, visual arts, painting, knitting, reading, creative, creativity, creatives, creator, creators, outlet, outlets, multi-task, multi-tasking, too many things, too much, focus, focusing, teen, teens, teenager, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, raising teens, millennial, millennials, youth
Meet the Author and his Agent
"They were treating him for writer's block. But by the time they realized it was writer's cramp it was too late."
Tags:writer, writers, author, authors, writers block, writers' block, writer's block, novelist, novelists, failed writer, failed writer, creative, creatives, creative block, creative blocks, cramp, cramp, too late, fatal illness, deadly illness, deadly illnesses, fatal disease, fatal diseases, deadly disease, deadly diseases, diagnosis
"Bad news, J.B., the creative staff has finally learned to use e-mail."
Tags:creative, creatives, creative staff, email, emails, emailing, email novice, email novices, businessman, businessmen, bad news, creative professionals, creative professional, work email, work emails, annoying email, annoying emails, email chain, email chains, reply all, behind the times, technophone, technophobic, bad with computers
"Oh, Are you still networking?"
Tags:networking, networker, networkers, fish, shoal of fish, shoals of fish, against the tide, swimming against the tide, business man, business men, businessman, businessmen, businessperson offices, office job, office jobs, office work, office worker, office workers, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, expectation, expectations, ambitious, ambitions, ambitions, creative, creatives
"Could you folks come back tomorrow?—the muse just isn't with me today."
Tags:money, finances, personal finances, loan, loans, credit, debt, debts, lender, lenders, loan company, loan companies, borrower, borrowers, borrowing money, lending money, loan officer, loan officers, financing, financial advice, muse, muses, creative, creatives, inspiration, uninspired, bad credit, credit history, credit score, credit scores, credit record, credit records, credit check, credit checks
"I admire your enthusiasm for—well, paint and, you know, canvas."
"Daddy, where do ideas come from?"
Tags:dad, dads, father, fathers, daddy, fatherhood, children, child, son, sons, daughter, daughters, idea, ideas, where do ideas come from, awkward question, awkward questions, creative, creatives, creative work, cartoonist, cartoonists, kid, kids, income, earnings, parent, parents, parenthood, parenting
"You creative types—it's always something."
Tags:creative, creatives, creative types, artist, artists, paintbrush, paintbrushes, disorder, disordered, orderly, ordered, erratic, erratic behaviour, mental health, mental health issue, mental health issues, mental health disorder, mental health disorders, mental health problem, mental health problems, disapprove, disapproving, disapproval, disdain, superior, superiority, crazy, craziness, stereotype, stereotypes, artist stereotype, artist stereotypes
How to write
"Seth, here, is one of the best young creative compromisers in the business."
"I haven't felt that overwhelming urge to create, but then again I haven't felt much of anything lately."
Tags:flat, deflated, empty inside, dead inside, feeling empty, no feelings, feelings, emotions, mental health, artist, artists, writer, writers, creative, creatives, parent, parents, parenting, child, children, opening up, open up, tmi, parentification, self-isolation, social distancing, quarantine, quarantines, quarantined, lockdown, lockdowns
Good start. Needs more gibberish.
"Fidelity, Ellen, stifles creativity."
Tags:art, artwork, artworks, artist, artists, painting, paintings, painter, painters, relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, dating, husband, husbands, boyfriend, boyfriends, argument, arguments, arguing, fight, fights, fighting, conflict, conflicts, fidelity, infidelity, cheater, cheaters, extramarital affairs, affair, affairs, creative, creatives, creativity, free-spirit, free-spirits
The Man who Invented Dental Floss
Tags:floss, flossing, dental floss, invention, inventions, inventor, inventors, dental hygiene, dental hygienist, dental hygienists, though bubble, thought bubbles, thought balloon, though balloons, thought, thoughts, deep thinker, deep thinkers, creative, creatives, creativity, scientist, scientists
"Now, for God's sake, leave the irony to the people who can handle it."
"I assumed it was writer's block but as I've never written anything I could be wrong."
Tags:writer, writers, author, authors, journalist, journalists, novelist, novelists, failed writer, failed writers, bad writer, bad writers, writers block, writer's block, creative block, creative blocks, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, acreative, creatives, arrogant, arrogance, self important, self importance, self-important, self-importance
"Let's all go out & get drunk."
Tags:meeting, meetings, business meetings, board meeting, board meetings, vote, voting, executive vote, executive votes, seconding, fresh idea, fresh idea, creative, creatives, ideas person, ideas people, controversial opinion, controversial opinions, get drunk, getting drunk, picasso, pablo picasso, non conformist, non-conformist, non conformists, non-conformists, individual, individualistic, individualism
"I realize you were accustomed to breaking all the rules, but that was in advertising!"
Tags:court, courts, courtroom, courtrooms, trial, trials, legal system, justice system, law, laws, legal, judge, judges, lawyer, lawyers, counselor, counselors, counsellors, counsellors, attorney, attorneys, solicitor, solicitors, barrister, barristers, legal counsel, defence, defense, defendant, defendants, client, clients, advertising, marketing, breaking the rules, creative, creatives, ad agency, ad agencies, advertising agency, advertising agencies, excuse, excuses
"Any intellectual property yet, honey?"
"Winter must be coming. The people in my novel are starting to wear mittens."
Tags:writer, writers, author, authors, novelist, novelists, writing, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, winter, winters, wintertime, wrap up, wrapping up, wrap up warm, gloves, mittens, inspire, inspired, inspiration, creative, creatives, creativity, imagination, muse, muses, writers muse, writer's muse
"How about that? I recently became my own person, too."
Roget inventing the Thesaurus - "Roget, it's wonderful; amazing; incredible, but where do you get the idea form?"