Austin Kleon, a self-described “writer who draws,” emphasizes the importance of your surroundings in regards to creativity:
There’s an economic theory out there that if you take the incomes of your five closest friends and average them, the resulting number will be pretty close to your own income.
I think the same thing is true of idea incomes. You’re only going to be as good as the stuff you surround yourself with.
Hat tip to WordPress Daily Post.
I love it that Kleon draws with words. His site is well worth a visit.
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
A 1960’s El Camino car, yellow naturally, holds 6 people. This blog was viewed about 550 times in 2014. If it were a yellow car, it would take about 90 trips to carry that many people.
Click here to see the complete report.
We are now on Twitter 🙂
Well, does one tweet make a Twitter? Probably not, Continue reading
I am on the second page of Google for Yellow El Camino.
If I put the name in quotation marks, I get the first hit, on the first page.
Is it important, probably not. But it does make me smile 🙂
I hope you are having a lovely Xmas, and thank you again for reading – and for getting me to the top of Google!
Happy New Year