a couple of weeks ago

How I learned to stop pretending and be honest for once

Andrew Butler The tickets arrived by mail… Well, by email if I’m being honest. I was ecstatic and completely blown away by what a single impulse had compelled me to do. I’d seen the message pop up on Facebook and had responded instantly. This is my chance. Kept running through my mind. That was Monday. […]

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a couple of weeks ago

Stop Free Failing: Fuck your writing process

Photo by Kinga Cichewicz on Unsplash You know, it’s hard to quantify what actually gets anyone into writing. For me, it was probably the allure of grandeur. Look, I know that’s unpopular. I know you’re not meant to want to be successful. I get it, I do. Write from your heart and all that. Forget […]

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last month

The Brutal Truth about Your Inspiration: Nobody Cares

inspiration, the brutal truth, creativity, motivation

  You know that tingle you get when inspiration strikes? Let me guess: You’ve got a great idea? Maybe it’s for that provocative erotic novel or a tantalizing new series that will make Game of Thrones seem like it was written by a toddler on acid. You crave starting your own business and making a […]

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a couple of months ago

Happy People go to Hell

have sex, make money, have fun

Happiness is the spice of life… or is it? We all want to be happy. It’s a commonly held belief that if we try hard enough we will eventually complete all the tasks we think will bring us happiness. But is happiness what we really need? Is it actually good for our souls? Even if […]

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a couple of months ago

How to finish everything and love doing it…

finish everything, a million doubts

Is it possible to finish everything and love life? I’m going to be honest. I’m the wrong person to be imparting advice on how to finish everything.It’s hard to love what you do. And even harder to stop procrastinating. There’s an itch at the back of my mind telling me to bullshit and pretend that […]

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