Public consumption is not the goal of creativity - making is.

Making Is The Whole Goal

Instagram, Etsy, and Pinterest, for all their wonders, have infected culture. In our diseased state, we have grown to a place where we view creative efforts as practically worthless outside of the realm of public consumption.  Continue reading “Making Is The Whole Goal”

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The Times I Quit Doing What I Love

You know what sucks?

Doing something that you once loved greatly, and having it feel like a burden. Continue reading “The Times I Quit Doing What I Love”

Why would you write for free?

I was asked a question recently that made me stop and think for a while. “Why would you write for free?” The person who asked this had just discovered that only one of the sites I contribute to pays me for my work, and she was confused as to why I would go to the effort of writing without the monetary return. Continue reading “Why would you write for free?”