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meet courtney: chicago protector of the apes

"I would rather live a life they make a movie about than be in the movie," Courtney says.

“I would rather live a life they make a movie about than be in a movie,” Courtney says.

“I’ve always believed that if you step off the cliff, the bridge will appear,” says Courtney Berne, 35. “I’m really afraid of heights, and now I feel like I’m on a parachute trying to get across because the bridge is very faulty. But I have to keep believing I’ll get there.” Continue reading

meet brooke: chicago & milwaukee fine-art business owner

"What’s great about singing, just the same as acting, is you can really push students pretty far and get them to come out of their shell," Brooke says. She helps budding artists find their joy through the arts.

“What’s great about singing, just the same as acting, is you can really push students pretty far and get them to come out of their shell,” Brooke says. She helps budding artists find their joy through the arts.

This week, I was lucky enough to steal an hour from Brooke Kosowski, President/CEO of Fine Arts StageWorks in Chicago and Sing It Child in Milwaukee. She has barely lived in Milwaukee a year and is already happily growing her newest artistic venture while enjoying the same things I love Continue reading