Cultural Horror and Prosperity

This has been the most difficult entry in this series to write. It's hard to draw a connection between cultural horror and prosperity. Not without falling into an utterly predictable rant about late-stage capitalism or other sorts of yadda yadda yadda. Especially since I live in Europe. People have food, clothing, shelter, education, and health care. [...]

Cultural Horror and Creativity

Today I want to look at the interplay of cultural horror and creativity. This is possibly the most relevant of this series of posts. Many creators have written about the difficult they've had making things during this period of history. It can feel frivolous, or outright pointless. I get that. Climate change is killing the [...]

The Newsletter: 27 January 2019

This is the weekly status update for Simplify, Create, Thrive, the blog of Berin Kinsman. It's not technically a newsletter, but I'd rather you subscribe to the blog for email updates than have you redundantly sign up for two things. I'm going to publish this every Sunday at around 3pm EST. The Newsletter: 27 January [...]

Building Community …with Katie and Berin Building Community This week's topic: creators need communities! In this episode, Katie and Berin discuss the importance of having a community. They talk about the difference between having a community of creative peers, and building a community for and with the audience. Do you enjoy whatever this is? Consider buying us a coffee!