And so this creative territory, something of an incubatory period: own it, know it’s potential because you do. Trust it; truly utilize it—have no relationship to doubt, ever really, but especially as it presages Creative Liberation. Yet at the same time, in the comforts of familiarity, you must always recall growth is new and uncomfortable—so don’t seek comfort, don’t seek the qualities that you’ve gained from before. As the new you, create Today. Otherwise, yourself you deceive. Let go of the feeling. It’s time for us to leave the comfort zone—time to create something new.
We must preserve the dignity of modernity even while we attempt to overcome the disaster of modernity.
Being trendy is ironic. There’s nothing unique about the status-quo. Yet most publications on culture only focus on trends, occasionally peering into the future.