We had the good fortune of connecting with Britt Margit and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Britt, how has your work-life balance changed over time?
I am someone for whom life can often be about work. I’ve always chosen to follow a career path that I’m passionate about (notably stories and community), so it can be difficult to pull myself away from my screen at the end of the day. And when I began working with Second Star to the Right Books, that balance became more difficult than ever because I was working in the same place that I was supposed to rest, recharge, and nourish myself (AKA home). When the world transitioned to remote work over the past year, I was often asked by friends how I’d managed it for so long. My honest answer? … Read More
I’ve learned that there’s more than one way to be creative. Maybe someday, I’ll find a way to get back to songwriting – being around all these books continues to nurture that spark and occasionally fans the flame – but for right now, being behind the scenes and lifting up voices so that someone else can feel seen is where I need to be.