#9: Share Your Secrets
When we come up with something new and unique, it's tempting to hide it away and keep it for ourselves. But I think that if we give away our secret tricks it can actually help us grow as artists. Also, it's a great way to help other artists grow. And who knows, something you share could very well come back to you in a new form and ultimately inspire you again!
The Ego is the Enemy by Ryan Halliday ... I only mentioned this book briefly, but it is a great study in how our ego can destroy creativity and ruin collaboration. Great read!
Shot of Awe - I found the video below after this episode was recorded, and I thought it was a nice addition...