Following Your Passion Should Be First Priority.

Via Summer Rayne Oakes
on May 9, 2013
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“It is usually in the risk taking that you develop skills to make things work in the first place,” says photographer Joey L.

In the third episode of SUMMER RAYNE OAKES Conversations, I had the pleasure of speaking with Joey about what it means to put your passions first and why it makes sense to take risks in life.

To watch the full-length version of this conversation, visit here. To view all conversations, including this one, visit our Podcast page.

Please feel free to direct any comments/questions for this episode on Twitter @sroakes with #SROConvo.


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Ed: Bryonie Wise


About Summer Rayne Oakes

Summer Rayne Oakes is a model-activist working on reforestation and artisan training efforts through the Mezimbite Forest Centre in Mozambique and Sub-Saharan Africa. She is also the co-founder of Source4Style, a sustainable materials marketplace, advisory board member of Phytotrade, and has currently released a weekly video series entitled SUMMER RAYNE OAKES Conversations, highlighting discussions with cool people on what matters most. She is featured in this year’s Pirelli Calendar shot by Steve McCurry of Afghan Girl fame. You can follow her journeys and personal musings on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.


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