Elizabeth Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses — and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person “being” a genius, all of us “have” a genius. It’s a funny, personal and surprisingly moving talk.
I heard it last year and it inspired me to begging writing, almost as a form of prayer. I began to see my time in front of the computer as an invitation to connect with God. And every single time I approached it as such, the Holy Spirit shows up.