Creative people are more likely to suffer from mental illness, study claims

Painters, musicians, writers and dancers are 25 per cent more likely to carry the gene variants than their non-creative peers, new research suggestsmf.gif

Oops… ya think it might be that others simply do not understand them and think they are odd? Being misunderstood and put down, can be a downer.

via Creative people are more likely to suffer from mental illness, study claims.

3 thoughts on “Creative people are more likely to suffer from mental illness, study claims”

  1. Hamson, you are scraping the barrel again!
    I Glorify in my Oddness…grin
    A Downer?
    Oh No,not for me , though I have to confess at times “pour me another drink”
    Who cares?
    I hide my ‘oddity’ well grin or should I say ‘quaintnes’ my bizarre friend.
    It is the price we pay and pay it I will…nothing else left to lose.

  2. On a more serious note,having the courage of your convictions is rare.
    When you stand alone..remember ‘thick skin,short memory’ and ‘duck’
    the missiles…grin

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