Month: December 2018

Personal OKRs Q1 2019

Objective 1: Take steps toward financial independence by generating multiple revenue streams Key Result 1: Write 10 blog posts and/or Vlogs on zeroandcounting.com that contain affiliate links Key Result 2: End Q1 actively employed at a day job that pays (censored) salary Key Result 3: Kickstart the Ukulele Book Objective 2: Feed my soul with…
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Another Dreamless Day

Another day passed. It was lovely. I spent quality time with my family. Sometimes you gotta put your dreams aside and just play Captain Couch Potato.

Don’t Flip The Table

I used to run away. Leave everyone sitting there hurt and confused. Today, I flipped the table. It’s much worse, because now everyone is hurt and confused and I’m still standing in the room.    

Captain Couch Potato

  Unfortunately, we can’t pause time. So progress is always happening. Even if we decide to sit on the couch, we are progressing toward being a couch potato. We’re not pushing forward, but rather captaining a moving ship. We can’t speed it up or slow it down. We can only change its course. The hard…
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Digital Detection

Int. Chic modern apartment. CARRY sits down at her computer with a coffee in hand. She brings up a video conference app and hesitantly dials a contact, DAN <3. DAN answers. It’s late. He is in a different time zone. Travelling for business. DAN Hey Baby. How are you? CARRY I’m good. Just calling to…
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The Wave

It was the ride of his life. He was sad when it ended, but it was pointless to try and hold onto the wave as it washed back out to sea. Instead, he focused his attention on finding his footing on shore.    

Don’t Forget Your Fortune

I collaborated on a music video today and then we went to eat Chinese food. I’m a little drunk so, I hope I don’t forget my fortune. ***See yesterday’s post on Taoism & Creative Management***  

Taoism and Creativity

“Hold on loosely But don’t let go If you cling to tightly You’re gonna lose control” -38 special I’m not that into 80s music, but I’m very into Taoism as a creative management style. We want our creative visions to manifest exactly as we imagine, but the world is filled with variables outside of our…
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VC Investing Time

We all have a limited amount of time to invest. Sometimes I pretend I’m a Venture Capitalist and have to focus on the ROI of my time. Rather than this blog, today’s free writing time was used to craft lesson 1 of an online course and to to write a hims and romans review for…
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Polish Polish

Time is our only constraint. This blog is fun to me, but is it the best use of my time? For now though, I’m too scared to miss a day, because if I miss one I’ll stop altogether. Also, if polish was made in Poland it would be Polish polish.