What Does It Mean To Be Creative?

We humans, every one of us, are creative beings at our core. We owe our very existence to our ability to create – to problem-solve, invent, converse, write, parent, cook, heal, build, think, make clothing, art, jokes, and music. The rapidly growing capacity of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based tools to do many of these same things poses a somewhat existential question for us – what does it mean to be creative?