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Chris Cameron and Elizabeth Gilbert – inspiring

Just watched this – what a pleasure. A terrific talk, inspiring and generous. Highly recommended. 

Elizabeth Gilbert: Your elusive creative genius – 

https://www.ted.com/talks/elizabeth_gilbert_on_genius

You’ll have to copy and paste.

Though one commentator on the speech afterwards said:

I don’t get it. You’re a writer. You’ve had one success that you don’t expect to outdo… So don’t expect it! Problem solved 🙂 
In some ways, he’s right. But still, it’s a good talk. I love what she says about showing up to do her job.

And more – friend and former student Chris Cameron had a piece on CBC’s The Sunday Edition this morning – a beautiful essay about his life as an opera singer and a moment of transformation.  He appears at 1:58 in the podcast. Wonderful work, Chris. 

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