Feel Like the Internet Ate Your Creativity? Here’s How These Artists Got It Back

From a Wall Street Journal story by Julie Jargon headlined “Feel Like the Internet Ate Your Creativity? Here’s How These Famous Artists Got It Back”:

Humans have built the perfect machine for keeping our brains busy, if not productive.

The internet, with social networks, endless games and media, fills the moments we once spent sitting silently with our thoughts, leafing through a book—or just staring into space during a TV commercial break.

Sure, we all feel the need to just veg out with some tapping and scrolling, but the constant feed of information has eaten into our mental breathing room.