And then we grew up : on creativity, potential, and the imperfect art of adulthood
Title
And then we grew up : on creativity, potential, and the imperfect art of adulthood

Author
Friedman, Rachel, 1981- author.

ISBN
9780143132127

Physical Description
234 pages ; 20 cm.

Contents
Potential -- I was going to be an art monster instead -- On "making it" -- Never quit! (but maybe quit) -- Freedom's just another word -- Never compromise! (but definitely compromise) -- The kingdom of ordinary time -- I danced myself out of the womb -- The ghost ship that didn't carry us -- Coda.

Personal Subject
Friedman, Rachel, 1981-

Subject Term
Women authors -- Biography.
 
Adulthood.
 
Conduct of life.
 
Self-actualization (Psychology).

Genre
Autobiographies.

Summary
Friedman was a serious violinist as a kid, but quit music in college. She never stopped fantasizing about what life would have been like if she hadn't put down her bow. Tracking down childhood friends from Interlochen Arts Camp, she questioned how their early creative ambitions translated into adult careers, relationships, and identities. Here she shares unexpected insights about creativity and contentment. --


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