Grant Goodwine


Although Grant is more known and successful for his visual art, he also has been writing quite a bit from Philosophies, theories, Fiction, and recently embracing the world of Non-fiction. Currently living in Southeastern Illinois, Grants always on the move gaining stories and wisdom from being in company with all kinds of counter-cultural people such as punk rockers, bikers, and his fellow creatives.

The 10 Rules Every Artist Should Live By

By Grant Goodwine
"Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up."-Pablo Picasso At some point in life, many of us aspired to be some kind of an artist — a painter, a writer, a musician, a dancer, etc. However, life may have beaten…

Thinkers And Doers: Pros And Cons Of Each Personality And How To Weigh Them Out

By Grant Goodwine
Do you want to be a successful person? Well, there are two different types of people in this world, and if you really want to live up to your full potential and manifest your dreams into a reality, you need to find good balance between the different…

The Three Ways Your Ego Is Getting In The Way Of Your Career

By Grant Goodwine
The ego. We all have one. It’s healthy to take a little pride in yourself and what you do, but there’s a fine line in which it can really screw you over in your career. An inflated ego is something the successful have for good reason, but if you are…

Want To Be An Artist? Here's Why You Should Forget About Art School

By Grant Goodwine
So you want to be an artist? Good for you! You want to go to art school? Well, now you're just being silly. Twenty years ago, I would have said, "GO FOR IT!" But this is 2013, baby, and college isn't getting any cheaper. In fact, tuition is…

11 Lessons Generation-Y Can Learn From The REAL Hunter S. Thompson

By Grant Goodwine
Who is Hunter S. Thompson?  Some of you might accurately refer to him as an insane outlaw journalist known for his avid drug abuse and reckless behavior.  Many of you know him best only by his alias, Raoul Duke, the rebel antihero in his legendary…