As we adjust to our new normal, it’s time to expand our sights on what’s possible. Taylor Swift leads the way.

Americans have historically risen to the challenge in trying times. There is no doubt that this is, indeed, a challenging time, and there are days that just getting dressed and making a meal feel like a significant accomplishments. But as we settle in and begin to wrap our brains around this new normal, we can all set our sights a little higher. As this article points out, “creativity thrives despite limitations.” It’s true, and it’s why many artists flourish with structure – we need boundaries to push against and help us focus.

Read more about it in the article below. And while you’re at it, check out “Folklore,” Taylor Swift’s new album that dropped on July 24th. I’ve listened to it a few times already, and whether you’re a fan or not, there’s something for everyone here. It really is an extraordinary work of art created in this moment, that perfectly speaks to this the moment, that has a very different in tone and sound than anything else Taylor Swift has done. There’s a reason for the album’s critical acclaim…and it’s well deserved.

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