So… I don’t know about you, but I am a creative type and would spend most of my life buried into something which captures my creative attention ! I am a photographer by trade but this still isn’t enough for my creative brain to stop there I get bored unless my brain is tested with practical and creative projects.
Many times as a child I heard the words “well your not the academic one are you” this wasn’t a question however it was a statement ! As much as this didn’t please me at all, it also probably had a deeper affect on me then I ever realised growing up into my adult years.. felt that the academic things weren’t my forte.. but I have come to the conclusion that even though isn’t the case, and that I am much more academically clever then I or anyone else for that matter ever gave me credit for, I am actually fine with being the ” not the academic one” after all !
I like being creative, I excel at being creative and I achevie at being creative! How is that a bad thing?
Who says being academic is the better way to be anyway? Nearly all my friends that weren’t classed as academic students now run their own businesses, fantastically may I add . Continue reading