The habits and routines of highly creative people

When your job or vocation is fuelled by creativity, it’s only natural to worry about your resources running low.

Even the most creative among us will find themselves devoid of creative energy from time to time. And, while most of us will rediscover our creative mojo, when innovation is running on empty, fulfilling commitments or projects becomes almost impossible.

But, by developing decent habits and routines, you can reduce the impacts of creative block while maintaining solid levels of motivation.

Recently, the stresses and strains of life left drained by creative engine dry. My work has sufferedand I’ve struggled.

I’m getting back to form now and this handy infographic on the routines of highly creative people gave me the inspiration I needed to re-evaluate my habits.

So, I thought I’d share it with you

Made by Info We Trust and inspired by Mason Currey’s Daily Rituals, this tidy visualisation offers a snapshot into how the likes of Maya Angelou and Ludwig Van Beethoven prioritised their time to keep their creative juices flowing.

If you’re in a creative lull, explore this infographic and you might just find the inspiration you need to find your creative mojo again. Let me know how you get on.

For more creative pearls of wisdom, read all about the origins of the English dictionary.

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