#152: Ignore Your Demons

April 21, 2020—The more creative I get, the more horrible and persistent my demons become. But last night, I found a secret weapon. It’s my mom.

When I close my eyes at night, I see horrible things. It’s a side-effect of creativity. The more I push my limits, the better my work gets—and the worse my demons become. They’re not so much terrifying as grotesque.

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Andrew Folts

Author of 365 Comics. Writer, illustrator, and barefoot runner slinging minimalist hacks for creative rebels.