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Lauren Holliday

Shared November 20, 2018

There is no greater joy that I have in my life than having an idea that’s a good idea. At that moment it pops into my head, it is so deeply satisfying and rewarding … My nucleus accumbens is probably going nuts when it happens

Shekhar Ruparelia

Shared May 28, 2017

This is an amazing article. Please read. #longreads

Rakesh Gupta

Shared September 23, 2017

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.

Lauren M Ford

Shared December 21, 2015

Brings up some interesting questions about creativity and its link to mental illness.

Courtney Zhu

Shared December 19, 2016

Intriguing connection between mental illness and creative genius

Gabriel Arruda

Shared February 6, 2019

Some people see things others cannot, and they are right, and we call them creative geniuses. Some people see things others cannot, and they are wrong, and we call them mentally ill. And some people, like John Nash, are both.

Jeremy W

Shared January 2, 2016

Learn. Explore. Synthesize.

Elisabeth Thunderberry

Shared May 8, 2018

creativity squashed these days living in self preservation mode...#hated

Elisabeth Thunderberry

Shared December 24, 2018

Thanks informative

xavier riley

Shared January 13, 2019

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xavier riley

Shared January 13, 2019

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DAVID STADNICK

Shared January 19, 2019

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