The Penguin Latte Podcast #9: The Austin Calvert MegaEpisode – What It Takes To Be Ferociously Yourself in Your Craft

It's been so hard for me to keep this episode unreleased until today. I'm so excited that I get to finally share this with you all. This is the longest conversation episode to date. Austin completely and gracefully over delivered on everything I asked him. He's the first guest to stand up and lean into … Continue reading The Penguin Latte Podcast #9: The Austin Calvert MegaEpisode – What It Takes To Be Ferociously Yourself in Your Craft

Two kinds of ruts

Everyday is a new challenge, but you're plateauing. "I'm working my butt off, so why aren't the numbers going up?" Everyday is the same, but you're losing your mind. "I have my routine and safety, and yet..." In the first kind of rut, there's a creeping temptation to settle back into the old routine. You're … Continue reading Two kinds of ruts

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Find Work That Suits You

Naval Ravikant once said, "A sick person wants only one thing." I'm sick. I want only one thing - to stop comparing my blog to other people's blogs. Seeing other people's blogs is now a way to inspire and depress me. It's great to see other writers sticking it out on their own, making money … Continue reading How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Find Work That Suits You