You might be more creative if you’re crazy. Or at least bipolar. The mood swings it seems can allow for greater creativity on the upswing from a dark episode, though the upside may not be worth the down. This article from Livescience has a great overview of a study done in Sweden that found students who excelled creatively in high school were more likely to develop Bipolar disorders later in life. So if you find yourself experiencing a mood swing don’t fret ride it out and use it to make something! But if you find yourself feeling as though your creative juices are depleted sit back and read comic for inspiration.