• The nutshell

    I'm a writer and producer who creates across platforms, spaces, and experiences. Looking for my client work? Check out pride collaborative, the interactive studio that I run; or the create daily, we connect creators with career-advancing opportunities; or StoriesLead, a training ground and learning space for storytelling that moves crowds for good.

Blog Archives

What is Opportunity?

When I think about it, my career really has been a string of opportunities that I took advantage of.

Think about it. It is opportunity that takes us to the next level. It’s opportunity that connects us with the right people. It’s opportunity that provides the lessons we need to grow professionally.

So when I launched The Create Daily, I wanted to connect media makers and content creators with opportunities – not just jobs.

And to me, opportunity is hella broad.

A running list…

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The Case for Simplicity

I tend to think of myself as a big thinker. My ideas are sprawling and hard to contain.  I try not to cage imagination or possibility; I want them to run free.

When I first thought about The Create Daily, it was based upon my personal experiences as a writer and those of my creative friends who wanted to create daily, but also, wanted to eat. And I’m not talking about Ramen noodles. It is one of the more difficult plights of creatives: maintain stability and earn a more-than-decent income while waiting for your own creations to take off in a way that they can support you and themselves. And sometimes this takes years to happen, if it happens at all.

So I wanted to start something to help myself and others like me, navigate this thorny road.

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