Curtis Young is living in Paris, France teaching, writing and sharing his favorite city with the travelers that come through. His story is one of following his heart and instincts, and what makes sense to his inner being. His life has been very organic and orgasmic. You will hear him share much of the same message you have heard from me over the years.
Listen to his inspiring story of incredible strength, integrity and intelligence.
Curtis began telling stories in his early teen-aged years growing up in Chicago. He entertained his friends for hours with the stories that he would invent spontaneously with them always begging for more. He began writing professionally as an advertising copywriter for the Leo Burnett agency in Chicago, and then moved to Young & Rubicam in New York. His final job, before moving to California, was as Senior Vice-President, Creative Director, for Burrell Communications in Chicago…all this for a high school drop out!!
He then began a career of freelance writing, and wrote a newsletter for Honda Motor Company dealers in Los Angeles, and was a columnist for a Buddhist newspaper, "The World Tribune" for a number of years.
He went on to UCLA as a graduate student of European History, and has written and published a number of scholarly papers.
He is writing his first novel, "16 rue Rambuteau" a love letter to Paris, which includes a contemporary mystery involving misappropriated property during the 18th century, and the protagonist 21st century efforts to see that justice is done. It is planned for publishing in 2012.
You can see that this man has an amazing story…what amazing story are you creating in your life?