This was an interesting interview in that our original topic was topic was using internet radio and podcasts to promote creativity. However my interview unfolded, we really got into to an in depth discussion on owning our creative purpose.
Lela Young is an actress, poet, and Radio Personality. Her mission is “Inspiring U2BU through creativity, inspiration and daily challenges. She incorporates health and wellness, self-care, social media, volunteerism, and fitness to reach her audience.” She is the creator and producer of the Legacy Talk DC Radio Show where she uses her influence to express her mission through weekly posts on Meditation Mondays, Wellness Wednesdays, and Creativity Thursdays. She penned Denim Faith: A Creative Woman’s Poetic Memoir of Self-Discovery (2019).
Legacy Talk DC is a radio show produced for women and local artist in the greater Washington, DC area, that’s dedicated to advancing the Arts by any medium and platform. The program that reminds the world that artistic creative women will not "go gentle into the good night but we will boldly leave our mark on this world. "
The show can be streamed live every Sunday at 4:00 pm, ET at https://tunein.com/radio/Radio-Fairfax-s24818//.
During this episode, we talk about how Lela began her one-woman radio crusade about creativity, her own creative endeavors and projects and how she learned to identify and own her creative purpose.
In addition to the the radio links, you can find Lela on Instagram at @legacytalkdc and listen to past episodes of her show at http://mixcloud.com/legacytalkdc
Theme music for Spark Your Creative podcast was created exclusively by DC area musician and songwriter, Melvin Rodgers: https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/melvinrogers.
Listen to the interview with Lela below. The podcast can also be found on Stitcher and Google Play.