Have you ever thought why creative people are often considered chaotic, absent-minded, and blamed to be all over the place? Creativity is just an ability to connect the dots. To do that you need to know a little bit about many things. The broader your outlook, your area of interests and your network the more dots you can connect. Creative people are all over the place, they have to be to be creative.
There’s an old fortune cookies factory hidden in San Francisco china town. They say it’s the only remaining one where cookies are still made by hand. As expected the place has all the traits of a typical tourist trap: it is central, they charge you for taking pictures, they try to sell you stuff.
However there’s something intrinsically charming about this cluttered gloomy joint.
It’s been a challenging year, full of new events, places and people. It started with a big frustration and a bigger hope when I quit my job as a Creative Director of Mopals and went travelling solo to South America. I didn’t have any idea neither of what to expect there nor of what I would be doing upon returning to Canada.
And it felt awesome.
Huaccachina, oasis in Ica