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FINDING CREATIVITY

We have been led to believe that creativity is something that a special few possess - artists, writers, poets, musicians, and actors. A list of ‘creative’ fields will include all of the above, with some professional fields thrown into the mix like architecture and interior design. And so, as often happens, some people seeking more ‘creativity’ in their lives will sign

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