Chakka gives advice on how to ask for mentorship the right way, calling on support from the ancestors and picking avatars to guide your career and creative process.
Mentors and how to get one: Approach with something to offer
Avatar: Who has a career similar to yours, and why Nelson George is Chakka's creative avatar
Ancestors: One way to make sense of all of the talented people we've lost in 2016 so far
Why Prince is Chakka's latest creative ancestor
Maria Popova's Brain Pickings blog is a great resource for gaining insight on the lives of creative greats