Albert Einstein was once famously quoted as saying, “Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing it’s stupid.”
Whether or not Einstein said it, the words are true. By setting those in our life free to be authentically themselves, we free ourselves in the process. Even those we have a difficult time understanding.
Especially those we want to understand, but sometimes can’t.
If you know a writer, you probably wonder if they live in a completely different world than you. Honestly, they do. But trying to change them will never work as well as understanding and accepting them for who they are.
It all begins by seeing the world through their lens and remembering these 10 truths about writers: