financially dependent creative

The Financially Dependent Creative

I know that idea of the “starving artist”–the pure creative who lives on inspiration and black coffee alone–is largely a myth, but I still can’t stop and wonder at anyone who manages to pursue their creative hobby or passion while being financially insecure. I’m not saying its a bad thing, but I just don’t understand…

Millennial Stereotypes

On Not Living Up to Millennial Stereotypes

I don’t live up to a lot of Millennial stereotypes. I’m a college-educated twenty-something (a.k.a. “Millennial”) with a degree from an expensive four-year liberal arts institution, but I don’t live New York City, Washington D.C., San Francisco, or any of the other cool trendy cities that me and my compatriots supposedly flock to after college…