For me, creativity doesn’t work like that — something you can flip on with a switch. My creativity needs external input and action and laughter and sadness and elation and moments of brevity. Maybe that’s what it is I seek when I travel: Moments of magic, moments like this.
You can be exactly who you want to be in this city for San Francisco is a city of reinvention. So as you’d expect, there’s plenty of characters in my neighborhood even though my area lacks that certain ‘neighborhood’ feel.