creativity

this article reflects the idea that one has to tend to one’s basic needs before being able to flourish in more complex areas (a mirror of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs), through the lens of creativity.

‘But as these and other studies suggest, if one’s mind is constantly occupied with urgent problems, such as finding food or shelter or paying bills, there will not be much capacity left to come up with long-term solutions to better one’s livelihood.’

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/where-creativity-comes-from/?WT.mc_id=SA_FB_MB_NEWS