If you’ve spent any amount of time in a creative industry, you hear a lot of conversations about structured vs. unstructured habits.
For example, with writing, we often hear the debates between:
· Plotters vs. pantsers
· “Butt in chair” vs. writing when you feel inspired
· A scheduled writing time vs. writing in the cracks of time
All of these depend on your life situation, and there is no one size fits all solution when it comes to creativity. However, in general, having some structure within your writing schedule and within your work can have a huge positive impact on your creativity.
We'll talk about how constraints inspired Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, how it can work for you, and 5 tips for starting your writing habit right now!