I stumbled on this somewhere around the fourth of August, and posted it to G+. In light of stumbling on John Baldasari’s Tips for Artists, I thought it was worthwhile reposting here:
Wil Wheaton originally shared this post:
This is Ira Glass talking to creative people about getting past The Gap. Every single creative person I’ve talked to about this has said some version of “I wish someone had told me this,” so I’m posting it here in the event that one of you reading my dumb G+ stuff is sort of like me ten years ago.
…which is to say younger, thinner, and terrified about wasting your time making crap that nobody cares about.
I recommend printing it out and hanging it up in your creative space next to the Cult of Done Manifesto.