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Original Music from the Creativity-Focused Podcast, CREATIVE OPS

Hey folks! I’m Christopher Tallon, author of the creepy sci-fi novel Switchers, host of a podcast called Creative Ops, and also a musician responsible for all the music from said podcast. (Save for the closing song.) The music primarily serves as a palate refresher… Continue Reading “Original Music from the Creativity-Focused Podcast, CREATIVE OPS”

5 of the Best Podcasts from Grand Rapids, Michigan

There are (at least) 5 podcasts in Grand Rapids worth taking a look at. Peep this…

THE DIATRIBE Reacts to Local Government Turning Its Back on the People (The Kent County Commissioners Board Fiasco)

the diatribe in grand rapids michigan

When politicians fail to serve the people, the community has to come together and do it themselves. And also shine a light on useless local politicians so they, maybe, stop depriving their constituents of a hope for a better life…

Ep.90 | Marcel ”Fable” Price – A Shameful Showing from the Kent County Commissioners Board

The Diatribe uses performing arts to empower young people to share their stories, raise awareness of social issues, and create change within their communities. They were recently screwed over for political reasons by the Kent County Commission, which deprived them of 2 million dollars… Continue Reading “Ep.90 | Marcel ”Fable” Price – A Shameful Showing from the Kent County Commissioners Board”

Community-Driven Art

Mallory Shotwell was on Creative Ops to talk about Cultivate, a team composed of “40+ professional artists, established curators, certified and trained teachers, and industry experts” who are “…passionate. Dedicated. Community serving.” And they just acquired a new space in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to… Continue Reading “Community-Driven Art”