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04/02/2013 10:51 am ET | Updated Apr 17, 2013

On Creative Intelligence: How Creativity Increases Happiness

By Jena Pincott

The best part about tapping into your artistic side isn’t necessarily the novel, sketch or upcycled, Etsy-ready unicorn-head shoehorn that you’ll produce. It’s what the creative process does for body, mind and soul.

How Creativity Can Make You Smarter And Happier

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