Not all journeys to creative and personal satisfaction are non-stop. In this inspirational mini-documentary from Reddit, get a behind-the-scenes look at one of the most notable creative entrepreneurs out there, Casey Neistat. From being a young rebel, to having a child at 17, hear first-hand how Casey decided to drop everything and move to New York City.

This new series from Reddit is called “Formative,” and there are new episodes planned to come out every week for the next 8 weeks. You can read more about the series on the r/formative subreddit.

If you’re not familiar with Casey’s work, you’ve got lots of video watching to do. Here’s a playlist to get you started. If you’re in need of some ideas, or some creative inspiration, look no further.