You already know that I want to finish drafting MYSTERY BOOK, and not just “in 2020” but “as soon as possible.”
I knew I wanted to write a post summing up the previous decade, and then I decided to let the past ten years of creative work sum things up for me.
Happy December! It’s time for another financial update, so HERE WE GO:
I have been 38 for a week and a day, and in the past week I read (or heard) these three quotes that—well, I agree with the first two full stop, and the third one makes me feel a little grody inside, but here they are.
In October, I earned $14,606 in freelance income and $9.70 in publishing royalties, giving me a new “highest freelance earning month ever.”
Okay okay okay I know that headline is technically misleading because I was never off my budget.
More thoughts on MYSTERY BOOK, plus indie game designer Ryan Clark’s YouTube video on how to create a profitable game.
For the first time in my life, I’m in a position where I could be—if not should be—spending more.
This isn’t a book about smartphones. I mean, yeah, there are some tips and tricks to help you optimize your smartphone use, one of which I wrote up in Lifehacker last week, but Nir Eyal’s Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life isn’t really about why phones are bad or why the…