Savvy History

Writer – Educator – Musician

How can Savvy History help you?

Are you interested in online classes related to history, reading, or creativity?

Visit my Outschool classes for youth. (Many can be modified for adults upon request. Simply contact me.)

Are you interested in music packed full of historical information?

Consider checking out my past music and follow me on Instagram.

Are you interested in creativity coaching for your own creative practice?

Please check out articles on the blog and reach out to savvyhistory (at)

Popular Posts From the Blog:

Savvy History is About Creative Psychology

After years as a full-time musician, Michelle gravitated back towards teaching in her mid-twenties and obtained a master’s degree with a focus on creativity and education.  She has formally and informally studied the creative process, the role of systemizing and empathizing, the theory of positive disintegration, mental health struggles among individuals with high potential, and bibliotherapy. 

Savvy History is About Business History

Michelle researches the financial lives of historical people. She offers a regular blog series titled “First Creative Dollar” – discussing the early earnings of many brilliant thinkers throughout time. In addition, she interviews modern creatives she admires and offers freelance writing services in the area of corporate history, business psychology, and personal finance.

Savvy History is About Folk Music

Michelle writes folk-rock songs based on true characters from history.  After recording numerous psychology-based albums, she started this blog merging music with her lifelong interest in biographies. She is open to writing history-themed songs for museums, noble brands, and films.