Courtney M. McSwain, Writer

Get Inspired w/ Brooklyn Boheme

The feature documentary film “Brooklyn Boheme” has been on my list of things to watch for quite some time. As it turns out, yesterday was the perfect day to watch it–on a day when I was completely drained of any kind of creative energy and needed a jolt of inspiration. The film, directed by Diane… [Continue Reading]

Get Your Freak On: A Kind of Review of Chris Brogan’s The Freaks Shall Inherit the Earth

One of the reoccurring themes of my attempts at adulthood is the battle between my need to live a creative life while contributing to a more equitable and just society. It seems that jobs I’ve held either ignited my creative muscles or made me feel good about the impact I was having on people’s lives—but… [Continue Reading]