100percent Unfinished by Bryan Collins

Bryan Collins
Short, colorful weekly essays about life as an Irish Dad to three kids.
Created 09 Oct 2019
  • My First Year As A Dad
    22 Sep 2021 • 8 min read
    Audrey strapped Sam into his car seat and covered him with a blue, cellular cotton blanket. I carried him from the hospital door to a waiting yellow jeep in the hospital car park. “I’ve the car warmed...
  • Why I’m Serializing My Latest Book
    17 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    I spent the lockdown writing a memoir about becoming a Dad unexpectedly when I was 24. I’m a few weeks shy of 40 today and now have three kids, for those keeping score. Now, I normally write business ...
  • Want a review copy of my book?
    10 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hey there, I’m in the final stages of preparing my new parenting book for publication. It’s called I Can’t Believe I’m a Dad! What Every Guy Must Know About Parenting, Fatherhood and Hair Loss If you’...
  • What to Expect From 100% Unfinished
    07 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    I first started my newsletter 100% Unfinished on Substack as a place to share weekly essays about everything from parenting to work to creativity, productivity and even content marketing. I also wante...
  • Annual Review 2020
    06 Jan 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    Goodbye, 2020. Like many, I felt a sense of relief saying those words on New Year's Day. One family member even ripped up a 2020 paper calendar and threw it into the fire. Cue fire extinguishers. I pu...
  • The 5 Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs
    28 May 2020 • < 1 min read
    Over the last five years, I’ve interviewed over a hundred entrepreneurs for a series of freelance articles for publications like Forbes, my podcast, and also for various freelance writing projects. So...
  • The Joy of Parenting Three Kids While Working From Home
    21 May 2020 • 3 min read • 5 1
    Hi there, I’ve renamed The Blank Page newsletter to 100percent Unfinished. You can expect weekly articles about thinking, working and living. I’ll also share some interviews with other creatives and i...
  • How To Get Into A Flow State
    14 May 2020 • 5 min read • 5 0
    Learning how to achieve flow state is a great way of accomplishing your goals while having fun. It’s also hypnotic. But first what is flow state? In Flow: The Psychology of Happiness, Hungarian-Americ...
  • How To Start a Six-Figure Website This Year
    08 May 2020 • 3 min read • 1 0
    In 2013, I was out of work and had a lot of time on my hands. When I wasn’t taking care of my daughter, who was a baby at the time, I spent my mornings and evenings studying SEO and content marketing,...
  • 3 Ways To Spend Your Extra Free Time Wisely
    30 Apr 2020 • 3 min read
    Free of a long commute, I could roll out of bed and slump down in front of my monitor minutes before the working day began. So I stayed up late at night playing video games and sleeping in. It was fun...
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