22 min

Create the conditions for your own creativity: Yaa Gyasi on "Transcendent Kingdom‪"‬ Spark & Fire: Epic Creative Stories

    • Arts

To make a creative leap, get to know your creative self. After publishing a blockbuster first novel, "Homegoing," followed by a year of touring (and trying to write in hotel rooms), author Yaa Gyasi realized she needed two things to reconnect with her next story: space and time. She shares the creation process of "Transcendent Kingdom" : how she got started, how she gave herself permission to pause – and how to get the feedback she needed.

Follow along (with transcript and photos) at listen.sparkandfire.com/kingdom.

Subscribe to the Spark & Fire weekly newsletter for images, stories and creative prompts: http://eepurl.com/hkmyMr.

Join us every week on Clubhouse: https://joinclubhouse.com/club/Creativity.

To make a creative leap, get to know your creative self. After publishing a blockbuster first novel, "Homegoing," followed by a year of touring (and trying to write in hotel rooms), author Yaa Gyasi realized she needed two things to reconnect with her next story: space and time. She shares the creation process of "Transcendent Kingdom" : how she got started, how she gave herself permission to pause – and how to get the feedback she needed.

Follow along (with transcript and photos) at listen.sparkandfire.com/kingdom.

Subscribe to the Spark & Fire weekly newsletter for images, stories and creative prompts: http://eepurl.com/hkmyMr.

Join us every week on Clubhouse: https://joinclubhouse.com/club/Creativity.

22 min

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