I decided to write a bit more about the personality traits - I keep writing about the NEO PI-R inventory and the research using it. So my plan is to write about all thirty facets and five big traits that this inventory reports.
Third trait - Openness, first facet - Fantasy.
This is a mental capability to create new structures, concepts, relationships, see new possibilities. This is ability to test and find new solutions. Fantasy may be expressed through various art forms, stories, unusual behavior; it may be conscious (as creative process) or unconscious (as intuition).
High Fantasy score shows that you may tend to be dreamy, open to various fantasies, have a vivid imagination and live active life in the dream world. You dream not in order to escape reality but in order to enrich your inner world. You focus on fantasies and develop them, you believe that imagination helps to live richer and more creative life. Low score shows that you may be more "down to earth", and you tend to focus on things at hand.
When very intense, this trait will not help in any situation that requires strict adherence to the procedure - and it will be very valuable in all situations where artistic creativity and imagination, development of new solutions is necessary, where no plan of action exists.
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