so... what of genius?
when... the goal is Truth.
let us be seekers of Truth... & not think about how we appear - genius or otherwise.
the work is in the work. - the process - the discipline - the intent
- the results are in the hands of the gods...
think on this:
au·to·tel·ic /ˌôdōˈtelik/ adjective : formal (of an activity or a creative work) having an end or purpose in itself.