The divorce rate is high. But, it is even higher in creative couple’s relationships – especially for those who work in their creative muse.
Dr. Adize discusses the amount of energy it takes for both creativity and intimacy. We often use up our creative energy and leave little for intimacy – something which takes work in itself.
Jealousy can also be a factor to overcome – especially when two creative people are working in the same field. Couples must learn to appreciate and enjoy their partner’s success despite their own lack of success.
Making time, balance between work and home, and solution-oriented discussions are all keys to making a creative couple’s marriage successful.
Read more: Making It Work: How Creative Couples Survive The Common Hurdles That Trip Others Up