Creeping out of the silence I come.; hoping that nobody will notice.

I lay all absence at the foot of my novel. Scheduled programming will return eventually.

In the mean time…

Creativity is akin to insanity, say scientists who have been studying how the mind works.Brain scans reveal striking similarities in the thought pathways of highly creative people and those with schizophrenia.Both groups lack important receptors used to filter and direct thought.It could be this uninhibited processing that allows creative people to “think outside the box”, say experts from Sweden’s Karolinska Institute.In some people, it leads to mental illness.But rather than a clear division, experts suspect a continuum, with some people having psychotic traits but few negative symptoms.

BBC News – Creative minds ‘mimic schizophrenia’.

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