Welcome to my creative + business journal. Here I'll share tips, stories and other bits of inspiration I find along my marketing + multimedia journey. This is about progression and balance in life, liberty & the pursuit of happy clients. If words aren't really your thing, check out my photobook.
  • Writer’s Block, a pun.

    This is a comic by Stephan Pastis- synopsis: A rat walks into a bar... This rat, the main character, orders a shot.  The bartender says: "Rat, would you like anything else with your tequila?"   Rat says: "Yeah, gimme a chaser."  Then a sweaty guy in shorts walks up and says: "Okay, start running."  Rat, now annoyed, turns to the writer [...]
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  • One Fish, Two Fish, Red Lips, Blackface.

    "I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind." - Theodor S. Geisel, as Dr. Seuss Before he was the eclectic children's author we know, Theodor Geisel was a cartoonist. One of his works [for hire] was recently auctioned. There were no bids. First, a [...]
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  • NY Artist sells other people’s Instagram snaps for $100k

    Know Your Worth. It's exactly how it sounds. A well known artist from the Panama Canal Zone has an exhibition in a gallery in NY displaying (and selling) other people's Instagram snaps for about 100,000 USD per frame. I guess that's like me reblogging this article from HypeBeast, so I won't say too much... Wait a minute... I'm not making [...]
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  • 5 in 5 with Shan Latris

    A few months ago, I was introduced to a group of photographers, makup artists, and fashion designers from my hometown. Among that group were photographer, Derrick Curry and fashion designer, Shannon Warren.  Last month, Shannon had some new looks and Derrick was set to shoot with her for Birmingham Fashion Week.  Since Shannon's website is underway, Derrick thought [...]
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  • Music Video: Change is Everything

    The Made Shop x Son Lux. Simple & Beautiful. (via-BoingBoing)
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  • “Dare to Be You”

    I ran across this on instagram & thought it was a good execution of a great message. I can't really say what i like about it without sounding like a super critical, art-faced airhead. Dare to Be You.
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  • -image via Rolling Stone All Due Respect

    I mean really... What is this Dinner!? If you're wondering what just happened, check this out. preview/header image from RollingStone.com -more from the 2015 Correspondents Dinner at HuffPost-
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  • Charged by Belief

    Rising NBA All-Star Stephen Curry has a contract with Under Armour for shoes & commercials & stuff. Together with Nas' Mass Appeal channel, Under Armour has developed a web series based on a few chosen Warriors (garfield grin) of the Golden State. Naturally, episode one features San Francisco's own Benny Gold. I haven't spoken this much, but [...]
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