ReWrite the World Blog Challenge Day 14
Emotions are ok to express, valued, learned from and moved through rapidly.
Our silly side is welcomed and seen as appropriate in more circumstances.
Creativity is unleashed in every aspect of life.
Our current work culture is about bringing our professional selves to work at the expense of the rest of ourselves. This means our creativity, fun, and emotions are often put aside in favour of technical expertise.
When we go outside the narrow band of acceptable expression our sanity is questioned. If we’re too happy we must be on drugs. If we’re too angry, we’ve got anger management issues. If we’re too sad we’re given drugs to make it ok rather than deal with the sadness.