Thank god for our left brains. I'm being a tiny bit sarcastic, but mostly it's honesty. This logo I'm designing for myself isn't just any logo, it's connected to an Anne Brand, which is something I'm developing as I live it. And not really something I set out originally to do .... It just happened. I couldn't for the life of me step back enough to do the creative work, and today I figured out why.
Brands used to be for companies - new businesses - establishing themselves in the commercial world. Now individual people have Brands, although usually it's still business related. Candace, I'm sure that someday I'll connect with you and your Brand & Voice business, but for now I want to stick it out with my tiny and strong intuition, using what I know and what I am pushing to know/learn.
The Northern German super efficient side of me feels relief to realize my solution will be to use the left brained process of working out a corporate identity, the steps of this ... YES.
Here's my to-list. Since I love homework assignments and deadlines, this list is fabulous. This creates a balance between left and right brain thinking / feeling things out ...