Erik Light discovers interesting people doing interesting things. Then he conceptualizes, writes, directs, shoots, and edits a reality web series with them. The process to bring one concept to life takes loads of personal sacrifice and years of his life. He's having a blast, and he's learned a ton about how to prevent a creative dream from being snuffed out by the naysayers.

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You can watch Erik's web series, Bloomtown TV (nominated for a Mid-America Emmy award), and Thrift Shop Divas.

You can also watch Erik's show trailers for: The Return Team, Bush-Air, and Men in Spikes

Earlier in the show...

Denis shares a tool from Phil Stutz and Barry Michels' book, The Tools, called Inner Authority featuring, "The Shadow" from Carl Jung. He also mentions a story on This American Life featuring the rare voice of Teller