SAYING YES TO THE MUSE
Think back to when you were a child – didn’t creativity seem effortless? Cartons doubled as rockets, spoons and upturned pots made for an instant concert, and Batman battled Barbie in complicated plot sequences.
But as we grow older, giving in to the creative urge often feels like hard work. Even if you manage to tune in to your inner child, free yourself from the demands of everyday life, and wrestle self-doubt to the ground, putting down a story on to paper is still an arduous task.
Still, to some of us, it’s the rewards that flow from creating that make the sweat, blood, and tears worthwhile. It’s what brought PaperplaneCo together and what compelled Chrissy Lim and Teressa Ong to create the story of The Abominable Norman.
And it all began with asking that all-important question — ‘what if?’