Why Your Content Never Feels Good Enough
7 Bad Habits of Successful Ani-Creatives
If you are a creative, someone prone to perfectionism and driving yourself slightly mad, then you are rarely, if ever, pleased with your content. It always feels incomplete, unfinished, and never quite good enough. And that’s okay. Heck, it’s even normal. But I have to tell you: You’re being too hard on yourself. If you’re […]
What Kind of Attention Do We Deserve?
You’ve heard all the advice about how to be more productive. Stay focused, be motivated, get your exercise, floss twice a day and eat your veggies. But as a growing creator in our community, when you start to see a certain level of success — and to meet other people who have attained some success […]
The Alluring Call of “Good Enough”
How many other things are you doing right now while you’re reading this piece? How many tabs do you honestly have open? What five years ago was referred to as ‘Total Noise’ — ‘the seething static of every particular thing and experience, and one’s total freedom of infinite choice about what to choose to attend […]
On The Need For Authority
“By nature, we humans shrink from anything that seems possibly painful or overtly difficult.” — Robert Greene The ability to learn new skills is the entry ticket for being a knowledge content creator. If you can’t learn and adapt, you fall flat on your face. But not all of us learn at the […]
“Selling Out” & Anime Content Creators
Everyone wants to play. That small time content creator, pushing out reviews on all the more prominent, sakuga oriented titles this season is busy writing their rough draft ( or maybe editing their next video, I don’t know). All I know is that their content on the topic isn’t a known commodity. They’re not Sakuga […]
Too Lazy to Write Less?
There’s a difference, you know: Between throwing your content at an disinterested group and telling your friends about a new series they can’t miss. Between spamming everyone you know and passionately proclaiming good news you can’t keep inside. Between vehemently telling people to become patrons and just simply sharing something you’ve created. But some never […]
How long should an article or a blog post be? How about a video? The answer is, of course: “As long as necessary. And no longer.” Obvious, right? Most content creators know that brevity is crucial. In writing, like many things in life, “less is more.” But in writing and in sweets, we tend to […]