Category: Consistency

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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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***  

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.

Sludge

You want things to snowball, but if you try to scoop too much your snow shovel will get stuck in the sludge. It’s better to scoop a little than fail to scoop a lot.

The Boxer

He would fight to make life better. The winnings paid the bills. The boxer beat the devil, because he never lost his will.  

Lift ’em Up

He wanted to help them look down on the tallest rooftop. So he cut back on sleep and used his bedsheets to construct a balloon. He didn’t waste any hot air promising the people. It was all put into the balloon. After decades of crashes and complaints, he finally created the first hot air balloon…
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Forcing Polish

Publishing these posts, even though I don’t publicize them, still places them in the World Wild Web. So even on days when I don’t feel like writing, the fact that you could be reading forces me to craft and polish a piece of work.      

To-Do: Blog Pep-Talk

Lately this blog has been feeling like a “to-do,” an annoying thing I have to get out of the way as opposed to a creation that makes me feel better once I complete it. I want to drop it, but I never stick to anything. So even though I don’t tell anyone it exists –…
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Daily Blog #11

A daily practice is important, but it’s best to do it first thing. That way it starts your day off with a win — with an energy boost. If you put it off, your daily practice becomes another daily “to-do.” To-do’s are an energy drain that you have to squeeze in before you can end…
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Skee Ball

My balls drop and I go for the tightest hole. 100,000. The coveted hole in the top left corner. Aim, fire. Gutterball. Aim, fire. Gutterball. Aim, fire Gutterball. Hmmm… The guy on my left is steady sinking the middle hole. 10,000 points a pop. 3 in a row. I’m down, but whatever. With 7 more…
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