Ernest Hemingway

Lifestyle & Belief

The 6 highly effective habits of the creative genius

Artists, writers, musicians — they are all in search of the elusive muse. Writer Mason Currey looked at the daily rituals of creative people throughout history to try and pinpoint what about their habits helped with the creative process. The Guardian's Oliver Burkeman recently tested some of these rituals on himself.

Pages

Arts, Culture & Media

Global hit

Dutch avant-garde composer Stephen Emmer has a new "music and spoken word project." The World's April Peavey tells us how Emmer wrote the music to complement the words of old recordings by writers such as Jorge Luis Borges.

Lifestyle & Belief

The 6 highly effective habits of the creative genius

Artists, writers, musicians — they are all in search of the elusive muse. Writer Mason Currey looked at the daily rituals of creative people throughout history to try and pinpoint what about their habits helped with the creative process. The Guardian's Oliver Burkeman recently tested some of these rituals on himself.