Psychologists, actors, writers and other artists
on the emotional and psychological aspects
of personal growth and creativity.
By Douglas Eby [except as noted]
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Print / text interviews :
Aeone composer and singer
Bronwen Aker web developer and instructor ; former Lecturer at Griffith Observatory
Alzofon painter "Creative work doesn't start
Hillary Atkin producer, writer [Writers Guild website, Digital Coast Weekly etc]
Pat Autenrieth artist who uses quilting as a fine arts medium
Azpeitia - Supporting creative achievement
Milena Canonero - costume designer: Out of Africa, Titus, The Affair of the Necklace
Meggin Cabot novelist: "The Princess Diaries"
Paula Caplan, PhD author: "They Say You're Crazy..."
Hillary Carlip - on cofounding the Voxxy teen network
Hillary Carlip - on being a writer, website designer and producer, visual artist, entrepreneur
Pat Devin High Priestess of Covenant of the Goddess - on making the movie "The Craft"
Diamond, PhD - The psychology of creativity: redeeming
our inner demons
Dukes - poet, writer, director of creative
writing program at USC.
Syd Field (author of "Screenplay") by Athena Schultz (The Writers Store)
Jodie Foster on making her film "Contact"; being a gifted woman etc
Marie Friedel Director, National Foundation for Gifted and Creative Children
Megan Gaiser president and executive producer of Her Interactive: games for girls
Gerri Gribi musician and women's historian - "There had to be woman-positive songs."
Guettel Chairman of the Board: the Juilliard
Audrey Hope creator and host of "Reel Women"
Jean Houston author of 16 books including "A Passion for the Possible"
Jane Hunt photographer - on portraiture for actors and others
Kathy Ireland model; clothing and home furnishings designer, entrepreneur
Faye Kellerman novelist: "Jupiter's Bones" etc
Sonia Keshishian "Photography is totally about expressing myself from the inside."
King creativity consultant; author: "How To
Write A Movie In 21 Days"
Roxanne Klein entrepreneur; creator of Sandy Candy: "brightly colored edible sand art."
Joan Lauren photographer; author of book: "Portraits of Life, With Love"
Lela Lee cartoonist, filmmaker - creator of "Angry Little Asian Girl" strip
Jennifer Lehman film acting teacher and consultant.
Loh writer, humorist, radio program host
PhD - Psychologist, author and creativity coach
Edgar Mitchell former astronaut; founder of the Institute of Noetic Sciences
Mosley Director of the Laurel Springs School
(K-12), which enrolls many actors & other gifted
students - includes online programs
on building identity – inside the "Skin" of a composer
Maureen Murdock therapist; teacher; author of "The Heroine's Journey"
Pam Nelson Founder: Girl Press ("Girl Boss: Running the Show Like the Big Chicks" etc)
MD Psychiatrist who uses psychic abilities;
author: "Second Sight"
Pearsall, Ph.D. - interview by Steve Kayser
Susan K. Perry, PhD author of "Writing In Flow: Keys to Enhanced Creativity"
Power teen website entrepreneur [Goosehead.com]
Prigge (author of Created By: Inside the Minds of TV's
Top Show Creators) - by Writers Store Staff
Redford, Founder and President of Honor Kids
Reiniger - on Co-Active Coaching
Judy Rosener author: "America's Competitive Secret: Utilizing Women as a Management Strategy"
Nina Sadowsky producer; partner with Meg Ryan in film company Prufrock Pictures [quoted in column: "Creative collaboration"]
Linda Seger script consultant, seminar leader, author of five books on screenwriting etc.
Annette Revel Sheely counselor at the Gifted Development Center
Streznewski Author: "Gifted Grownups: The
Mixed Blessings of Extraordinary Potential"
Cynthia Waring masseuse and artist; book and play: "Bodies Unbound"
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actor interviews: about their films [several years ago] & personal and career development
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/ visual artists :
Michael Gibson digital visual effects designer/director
Anne Meredith screenwriter: "Bastard Out of Carolina"; "Losing Chase"
Andrew Niccol writer/director: "Gattaca"
Dempsey Rice documentary filmmaker: "Daughter of Suicide"
Elisa Rothstein: creator, producer of TV series "Women: Stories of Passion"
Leslie Smith commercials director
Caroline Thompson - on directing "Buddy"
Caroline Thompson - on making "Snow White: The Fairest of Them All"
Interviews by Douglas Eby : resume
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