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Balancing creative inflows with outflows

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posted on Nov, 9 2019 @ 12:35 AM
I put this here in predictions and prophecies because of the impact this would have on human civilization should this idea become widespread. The balance between creative output by individuals when compared with creative input absorbed by everyone has never in history been more slanted in my view. Humans consume creative input from outside sources at a much higher level than individual creative outflows than any time in history. I think this imbalance will at some point self correct given the creative tools being spread by mobile devices on the whole. For now the pendulum has not even started to swing back in that direction by my view. I am sure opinions vary on this but I feel the imbalance between creative output in humans being more towards individual output helps all of human civilization for the most part. I will try and do my part as I can and I would hope the pendulum keeps swinging back to individual creativity for the foreseeable future.

posted on Nov, 9 2019 @ 12:58 AM
a reply to: machineintelligence

Not as long as they are being isolated
and brainwashed by their cellphones.
'Do you not see what is happening?

People are turning in to Cell Phone Zombies.

Less and less create,more and more manipulate.

These kids do not want to learn the Cello.
They want to "click and go".
Good God, what will they do if the cell towers
go out? I am seriously concerned for the people.

S&F for your effort fellow member.

posted on Nov, 9 2019 @ 01:32 AM
a reply to: machineintelligence

Sounds like you are talking about Orgone Energy:

posted on Nov, 9 2019 @ 09:44 AM
for several generations now we have been fed the toxic idea that our only value is what we can contribute economically. and as a result, creativity is plundered.

all anyone seems to want anymore is to be RICH!...

... not to create anything of value or beauty.

you are nothing more than a dollar sign.

posted on Nov, 9 2019 @ 11:53 AM
a reply to: machineintelligence

I expected a slightly different discussion based on title alone. Something along the lines of "energy work", prana, manifestation, etc.

"Creative input", as you term it, is "consumption" in my view. And we all consume something.

Many people may not write stories or songs, or make paintings. Maybe they make brick walls, or hardwood floors, or electrical circuits.

Neither is better. Everyone needs floors, walls, stories, songs and paintings. I just think the world would be great if everyone found their way to their "thing" and felt good in their contributions. But the older I get, the more I realize that maybe intense competition is necessary in the world.

Like your story, btw.

posted on Nov, 9 2019 @ 12:44 PM
a reply to: Wildmanimal
Some days the Buzzing of all these electrical frequencies. Fry my head and I need to turn everything off... But its still there eeeee ING in the background

posted on Nov, 11 2019 @ 02:47 AM
a reply to: DictionaryOfExcuses
Technically building walls, floors or electrical circuits is directly creative in its own way. Even having a conversation is a creative expression. Its more the general grind of society that turns people into zombies. Im sure if all you do is paint pictures and grind your life away doing it even if you dont want to.... then it wouldnt be very creative anymore and just a shell of what it once was.... Music is even getting that way these days naturally anyway. So basically what im trying to say is I think that its up to the individual to be creative.... and whatever it is you are being creative about has nothing to do with it. I feel this imbalance op is talking about is just the lack of creative freedom the general population has because of the lack of creative freedom the system allows... well as far as the 9-5 work grind it wants to distract us with so we dont come up with anything creative... carpentry or improv dancing alike... what yall reckon?

posted on Nov, 11 2019 @ 03:11 AM
It will come I believe. You say there will be a balancing process and I'm sure there will be, like a rubber band snapping and suddenly creativity is playing catch up. We are just in a lull right now.

I think it is in a stage of being recognized / transitional right now. Are we nearing the end of the information age and transitioning into another age of what some call the experiencing age. Experiences...

I expect we will see a burst of creativity in the new age, and are already seeing some. I guess its a-lot at how you look at it.

A sure sign of the info age ending is censorship. The conundrum to the situation is that some of the information providing giants who gave the outlet for information in the 1st place are the ones taking it back. We are witnessing something coming back and biting its tail, but that is another subject entirely.


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posted on Nov, 11 2019 @ 10:48 PM
a reply to: ManyMasks

welcome to the future on 24/7
frequency beams.

With 5g it will eventually
be connected to to every new
product you purchase.

Why? Because the population
IS The Resource Commodity.

S A V V Y ? Horrorshow

posted on Nov, 12 2019 @ 05:46 AM
a reply to: Wildmanimal

Yeah but it's the same for everybody, unless those e lites have special foil hats, I wonder if they will have a 5g tower for each of their massive properties.

posted on Nov, 15 2019 @ 01:52 PM
a reply to: Madness218

Sorry to not respond sooner. I haven't logged in for a week. Thank you for your response.

Specific to your post: building walls, floors, or electrical circuits might be creative acts, to certain people, e.g., engineers and architects. For the most part, though, the people building are engaged in acts of construction i.e., labor. (I hope this isn't misconstued as a value judgment.)

Your post brings up an interesting questions. What is "creativity", exactly? How is it defined and is it universal? Can someone improve their creativity through thoughtful repetition, like physical strength?

Sorry this is maybe scattered thinking. I have a crying newborn to attend to. Gotta run. Welcome to ATS BTW.

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