I’m doing this Creative Turn thing as a solo project. It’s an exhausting racket. A labor of love that often feels like it has an emphasis on the labor part. (Don’t worry… this isn’t going to turn into a request for $$$!) I spend hours and hours in my attic working through the edits of the audio and the video. I’m the one learning how to stumble my way through tools like Final Cut Pro X at night when my family is asleep. I’m the one paying for the site and servers and services to make this thing work. I’m the one who can’t sleep, worrying about whether spending all this time on these projects is going to feel meaningful in the end, or if it will kill me. I’m on this sinking ship alone.
But that’s a dishonest story. There are a tuches-load of people involved in my so-called solo project. [Read more…]