Writers need self-care (of course), but we look for different forms of pampering. We need to relax without losing the creative edge of our brains. And musicals are the perfect way to do so! Especially because they delight and engage all of our senses at once.
Everyone's heard the mantra (is it a mantra?) of needing to meditate more. The time out is supposed to balance your brain and body. But what about the benefits meditation can offer your writing brain? Food for thought!
I don't think anyone out there denounces coloring as strictly for children anymore (if you do - SHAME). However, I think people overlook the potential it has for anyone in a creative field. You literally go into a zen state! Your creative mind gets an electric jolt! It's the perfect outlet for everyone.