Spiritual theorist Caroline Myss wrote about how ideas manifest in her book, Sacred Contracts. She used chakras, the energy centers in our bodies, to describe symbolically what happens when artists get new ideas.
The fourth, fifth and sixth chakras secure commitment to new creative ideas. They are referred to as the Heart, Throat and Third-Eye chakras. The Third-Eye chakra is considered the seat of wisdom in the body. Think of it as being connected to the grand universal ether, where it retrieves ideas for your consideration.
Once an idea lodges in your head, it floats there. You think about it. Analyze. Easy to do? Hard to do? Worth it? Thinking!
Now imagine the idea drifting down through your body, where ...