Thank you, yes! We’re each born with our own proclivity. Some are drawn to music, others to writing or whatever. Beyond that, it comes down to doing the work to develop the proficiency that others will call talent and maybe one day — genius.

When people blithely call it “talent” and lament their lack of it, they’re just letting themselves off the hook for not putting in the hours required to develop talent.

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