Journal

The Success Carrot, and a new writing home.

I'm pretty excited, building out the Indie Kindred website with supporting resources for indie makers. For now that means a new article department that will have writing across three themes: inspiration, creativity and connection.

The first article is live--with an excerpt below. If you're reading this via RSS, you will really want to subscribe on the Indie Kindred site to receive new articles or video shorts as soon as they are posted, straight in your inbox. I can't wait to get more posted soon--I have some seriously good reads in the works.

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Chasing the Success Carrot

One thing that comes up again and again in my conversations with friends and colleagues is the way it is so easy to project a feeling of success onto other people. We see their outward accomplishments and imagine them: pleased, satisfied, and finally without a care in the world. We think, Here is someone who has had the Big Success Moment. Surely feeling Finally Okay Now and Peace at Last must follow.

Here's where it breaks down.

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