natural disasters and the improvising artist: part 1

I have a question for you: How do you think that adversity affects creativity?

I am in the beginning stages of writing a series of newsletters that deal with this question, but before I really get into it, I wanted to hear your thoughts about this.

If you are inspired, write a comment, post a video, or email me directly with your thoughts about adversity and creativity.

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I have also started interviewing people about this, so if you are interested in being interviewed, I would love to talk with you.

Your dance mission for this week is to break, ruin, destroy, or reconfigure something that mattes to you. See if in the breaking, something else emerges.

With Warmth, Joanna of Joanna and The Agitators sweetly agitating/persistently upending