“A writer is someone who says ‘this is not good enough’ repeatedly. A good writer is someone who thinks that and rewrites instead of giving up.”
“You don’t have to make money right away. There are plenty of ways to create valuable personal assets without monetizing right away, from writing a newsletter t...
“Every blog post you publish is a stock you’ve added to your portfolio and it only cost you the time it took to write it.”
“If someone’s much better than you at something, they probably try much harder. You probably underestimate how much harder they try.”
“Here’s why this has been somewhat revelatory for me: stories don’t come to me fully formed, and they certainly don’t come to me in a convenient order.”