You Don’t Have To Start At The Beginning

“Here’s why this has been somewhat revelatory for me: stories don’t come to me fully formed, and they certainly don’t come to me in a convenient order.”

This is a simple concept, but it may unlock a whole new creative process for you.

Adam Westbrook points out you don’t have to start at the beginning, a powerful lesson he learned from watching a documentary about the creative process of legendary animation filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki.

Btw, I found this link in the Storythings newsletter.

Related: What to do when your creative process isn’t working.