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Imagining should be as effortless as perceiving

“Schiller wrote of a ‘watcher at the gates of the mind’, who examines ideas too closely. He said that in the case of the creative mind ‘the intellect has withdrawn its watcher from the gates, and the ideas rush in pell-mell, and only then does it review and inspect the multitude.’ He said that uncreative people ‘are ashamed of the momentary passing madness which is found in all real creators…regarded in isolation, an idea may be quite insignificant, and venturesome in the extreme, but it may acquire importance from an idea that follows it; perhaps in collation with other ideas which seem equally absurd, it may be capable of furnishing a very serviceable link. 199 more words


JF's Challenge: "What happened?"

I hope that you remember a beautiful pond near a golf club at Pocono Manor.

Please click HERE and take a look at it again. 128 more words


Imagination Quote

“Reason is intelligence taking exercise. Imagination is intelligence with an erection.”
Victor Hugo


Imagination Quote

Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.”
Maria Montessori

Creative Arts


you’re still very small: you

don’t take up much room,

here in this swollen

swoon of little sips and

tiny turn-key tips

like bread-crumbs

to follow down… 46 more words