Happiness is everything. Where there is happiness, everything else is possible and so we asked the community to tell us what makes them happy.

Octavia Bennett | Writer

Creative self-expression and being myself makes me the happiest. I have the ability to do both of those through writing. My poetry is me. I am my poetry. Naturally, we are one. It’s such a great feeling to take pieces of my authentic self, my story, and incorporate them into my work. I find comfort in knowing that people gravitate to my work because it’s so honest and raw. I love the fact that my supporters connect with my vulnerability. Because humans are the most beautiful when we’re open and true to ourselves, it makes me so happy to know that I am being supported for staying true to who I am while pouring my thoughts and feelings out through words. Another thing that makes me happy is helping people. I’ve decided to dedicate a piece of my life to help people through my writing. Read more>>

Stacy Fisher | Interior Designer & Organizer

Helping others transform their home into a space that both reflects and supports their lifestyle makes me beyond happy. It is so rewarding to help someone see potential where it may not be apparent at first glance. I love proving that the combination of good design and organization can completely shift your perspective and ultimately breathe new life into a previously uninspiring space. Read more>>

Karina Montes Vizcarra| Painter, Sculptor

Creating makes me happy. It is a moment where I feel a very deep connection with my being, it is like a meditative state, where time disappears. Read more>>