Speaking of seventh grade, during which my “art” teacher gave me a C for my ultimate opus thereby crushing all further non-musical art efforts for 30 years not that we are still bitter, HA! I spent the day making lovely construction paper chains. You CAN reclaim your childhood, and it’s really fun.
More thots on creativity:
There are many of us Celtic descendants who are stormy redheads. Clearly we have something going for us biologically. Beauty, brains such as they are :) and intuition/second Sight. We are the ones who will first hear the mountain lion ready to pounce. World: you need us.