The ARTree Speaker Series presents published fiction writer and poet, an award-winning screenwriter, filmmaker and now director, Carroll Brown. He works a full-time job in a field outside of the creative arts, as well as being a husband and father. How do you balance the effort to be a creative artist with the requirements of making a living? What are the tips and tricks to balancing the left brain and right brain and how do you keep the creative spark alive by the end of a long day? Carroll Brown discussed the struggle to create, and maybe even succeed, in the rigors of today’s artistic economic environment.