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Sherrlene Uy

Teacher - English and Research, Glendale School, Inc. (QC, Phil)

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What are the challenges that gifted and creative individuals face at present?

Hi everyone! I am working on a research about the gifted and creative individuals. I'd like to know what are the challenges that the gifted and creative people experience in your country. Share your thoughts please :) Thanks!

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  • Mar 3 2013: Based on the circumstances of a large majority of my friends — many of them fellow artists —I'd say the first thing that jumps to mind is their lack of gainful "employment" — making enough money to not only survive day to day but to pay for medical care and support themselves in their elder years.

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