Article by Luke Shields
I don’t know about you, dear Reader, but one of the most trying by-products of the restrictive state of affairs across the globe at the moment is the increasing sense of sameness and boredom that comes from being locked down. So one wonders, how do you maintain creative energy in this time of uncertainty and set backs?
When we’re out in the wilds having adventures, it is a lot easier to write about what you know. But when your entire daily flightpath is strictly couch-to-fridge-and-back-again then the story becomes terminally restricted in scope. Despite this, artists, musicians, poets, designers and creatives of all shapes and sizes desperately and instinctively need to stretch our favoured muscles lest we go spare from lack of inspiration and output.