Positive Signs is a weekly series of interpretive diagrams, quotes, and speculations on creativity, optimism* and the lives of artists, published every Wednesday through June.
Text, from bottom of pyramid to top: Training, expectations, resources, recognition, hope, opportunity, reward.
*Notwithstanding brief forays into the nature of space, stuff, experience, and cognition.
Next Wednesday: Positive Signs #6: The Nine Elements of Flow. See all Positive Signs to date.