I am a creator

True stories of creators making their dreams a reality

Inspiration for creators like you

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I am a Creator - Aileen Xu

Untangling self-worth from audience size

Profile of YouTuber Aileen Xu

I am a Creator - Dan Runcie

Building a home for the business of hip-hop

Profile of Trapital founder Dan Runcie

I am a Creator - Gabby Beckford

Keeping a travel blog afloat during a global pandemic

Profile of travel blogger Gabby Beckford

I am a Creator - Serein Wu

The beauty of a YouTube community

Profile of YouTuber Serein Wu

I am a Creator - Kato On The Track

From eviction to 30 million views on TikTok

Profile of music producer Kato On The Track

I am a Creator - Daniella Malfitano

An education in food and community

Profile of chef Daniella Malfitano

I am a Creator - Nick True

The True meaning of financial freedom

Profile of finance YouTuber and podcaster Nick True

I am a Creator - Whitney Manney

“The cloth I’m cut from”

Profile of fashion designer Whitney Manney

I am a Creator - Shelby Abrahamsen

Giving in to “irresponsible” art

Profile of artist Shelby Abrahamsen

I am a Creator - Rebecca Dekker

The power in telling your story

Profile of founder Rebecca Dekker

I am a Creator - Noa Kageyama

Fight or flight: When resistance feels worth it

Profile of performance psychologist Noa Kageyama

I am a Creator - Cara Chace

The magic of having no other choice

Profile of marketing strategist Cara Chace

I am a Creator - Prerna + Mayank Malik

Slow and steady makes the dream

Profile of founders Prerna and Mayank Malik

I am a Creator - Austin Church

Thriving in business as a sensitive person

Profile of writer Austin Church

I am a Creator - Vannesia Darby

The work you were created for

Profile of consultant Vannesia Darby

I am a Creator - Bonnie Christine

How to follow your dreams by googling

Profile of designer Bonnie Christine

I am a Creator - Ed Latimore

The 4 lives of Heavyweight pro boxer

Profile of writer Ed Latimore

I am a Creator - Kelsey Baldwin

Single mom on a mission

Profile of designer Kelsey Baldwin

I am a Creator - Srini Rao

Audience over ego

Profile of author Srini Rao

I am a Creator - Ryan Baustert

How to survive as an indie musician

Profile of musician Ryan Baustert

I am a Creator - Brandice Daniel

The fashion outsider

Profile of founder Brandice Daniel1

I am a Creator - Chris Craft

It all starts with the words

Profile of writer Chris Craft

I am a Creator - Jenell Stewart

The natural, inherent value of you

Profile of course creator Jenell Stewart

I am a Creator - Jessica Abel

Taking control of your creative life

Profile of artist and coach Jessica Abel

I am a Creator -  XayLi Barclay

Creating her own colors

Profile of video coach XayLi Barclay

I am a Creator - John Fox

The Bulldog

Profile of editor John Fox

I am a Creator - Teela Cunningham

The 5 month runway

Profile of artist Teela Cunningham

I am a Creator - Azul Terronez and Steve Vannoy

Empty Nesters

Profile of author coaches and podcasters Steve and Azul

I am a Creator - Angela Fehr

Giving yourself permission

Profile of watercolorist Angela Fehr

I am a Creator - Nina Garcia

Getting comfortable with instability

Profile of parenting blogger Nina Garcia

I am a Creator - Eric Friedensohn

Fireproof optimism

Profile of muralist Eric Friedensohn

I am a Creator - Chaitra Radhakrishna

“Feel the fear and do it anyway.”

Profile of web designer Chaitra Radhakrishna

I am a Creator - Austin Saylor

Never say never

Profile of motion designer Austin Saylor

I am a Creator - Gloria Atanmo

Chasing Dreams

Profile of travel blogger Glo Atanmo

I am a Creator - Kimberly Brooks

The lifecycle of creativity

Profile of artist Kimberly Brooks

I am a Creator - Courtland Allen

The long warm up

Profile of founder Courtland Allen

I am a Creator - Deborah Niemann

No niche too small

Profile of homesteader Deborah Niemann

I am a Creator - Jessica Bird

“I want them to know I was here.”

Profile of writer Jessica Bird

I am a Creator - Dave Barnes

Electric blue dreams

Profile of musician Dave Barnes

I am a Creator - Tanya Harris

“I wanted to be happy now.”

Profile of food blogger Tanya Harris


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A documentary series about remarkable people earning a living doing work they love.

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