Abigail K. Perry

Teacher-Turned *Story Grid Editor *Writer *Podcaster

Courtney Harrell, Episode 8


Abigail Perry and screenwriter and editor, Courtney Harrell, explore an eclectic mix of influential stories, including the films Moana and Bohemian Rhapsody and Marie Forleo’s nonfiction bestseller, Everything Is Figureoutable. Learn how these invaluable messages enlightened and empowered Courtney’s life by encouraging her to listen to and understand her Inner Voice.

This episode will teach you how Courtney transformed her thought process on what she can and can’t do, and how you can adapt such thinking into your own work and life in order to embrace your purest state of being. Email Abigail at abigailkperry [AT] gmail [DOT] com to continue the conversation, or if you’re interested in coming on Story Effect.


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Have you seen Disney’s Moana (songs written by Lin-Manuel Miranda!) and Academy Award winning, Bohemian Rhapsody? Watch the trailers for these motivational stories, and then screen the featured versions on your preferred streaming service (or purchase for your film collection!).

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches Moana’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

The story of the legendary British rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985).


Want to learn more about Marie Forleo’s Everything Is Figureoutable?

Purchase online or at your local bookstore, and check out this featured video from She’s the First.

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Interested in some other high points discussed in this podcast? Explore these resources for your own creative journey. 


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