Today I found a half emptied sack of colorful Easter candy stuffed willy-nilly in the back of a kitchen drawer along with a vast quantity of spilled catnip, a set of batteries, some elastic bands and who knows what else. Do you have a drawer like that?
I thought of the fish plate while delicately blowing the catnip flakes off of the gorgelicious candy. (Do I tell the resident sweet-toothed hordes where I found the candy?)(Do cats get sick from eating catnip-infused, stale, malted candies — or is the critter be too smart to eat it?)(Do other people find things like this often?)
Do random associations spark creative ideas for you?
Living in a rich environment with random and unexpected juxtapositions helps jump start creativity by breaking our ordinary daily thought patterns. What oddity did you find today?
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