Literally Measuring the Power of Imagination

The test takers assessed their own powers of creativity, but their results were also evaluated by an algorithm that determined the vividness of their descriptions. The creative experts, of course, composed significantly more vivid, more detailed imaginings.


How to be an Extroverted Writer

I struggle to write alone in my apartment. (My attention-piglet of a cat doesn't help.) I know many people who need to shut the rest of the world out to focus, but I write best when I'm around other people. Here are some suggestions for writing "socially":