The Creative Moment, Part Two

When a gifted child gets an idea, whether for a story or for some other project, that energy burns white-hot until some of it is discharged in pursuit of that project. Wise parents allow free play of this energy because they’ve learned that for a time their child will have little attention or motivation for anything else.

Certainly it’s best to stay out of the way, but is there anything we can do to assist?

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About Rebecca Hein

Author of A Case Of Brilliance, her memoir of her discovery that her two children are profoundly gifted
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