Lifestyles of the Authentic & Creative



They are dedicated to the kind of grind that beautifies the community, enriches the lives of others and inspires creative expression all while supporting themselves and their families. In a world of conformists, creative entrepreneurs INSIST on living life on their own terms even it if initially takes several hustles to equal the corporate salary they walked away from. Ask them and they’ll all tell you. It is so worth it! ~ Terina Nicole

Guest Article by Terina Nicole (aka Meca McKinney)

Over the last four years as a lifestyle blogger for my blog, “Lifestyles of the Authentic & Creative,” I’ve had the opportunity to interview all kinds of creative entrepreneurs such as film makers, musicians, interior designers, fashion designers, and many more.


Example above of one of the creative businesses included – Stef-n-Ty

My questions to them all have been identical: “HOW HAVE YOU BEEN ABLE TO ESCAPE THE 9-5 TO MAKE A LIVING DOING WHAT YOU LOVE?” And they’ve all mapped it out for us.

As a labor of love, I’ve compiled these inspirational posts into one grand eBook: “The Lifestyles of the Authentic & Creative: HUSTLE GUIDEto provide you with the tools and motivation to give your dreams a major push. It’s jammed packed with inspiration, sage advice and resources to make your dreams of creative entrepreneurship a reality.

Get your HUSTLE on!


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