Interesting article pushing back on the search for the big idea. Improvisers will easily identify with the approach.
I like this notion of 'elite panic'
"The easy contentment of an unchallenged lizard sunning itself on a rock between bouts of rage or panic is unavailable to us. The stories we elaborate continue to proliferate and we never have the rest that limbic mind, any mind, requires."
Reflections on the power of rehearsal, from a master performer