Creator Thought Thursdays

Miko J
A newsletter featuring a content creator's journey and the knowledge learned along the way.
Created 17 May 2021
  • Running on the content hamster wheel
    23 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 2
    My Thought for the Week 💭 Lately I’ve been feeling as though I’m constantly running on a hamster wheel. There never seems to be an end in sight, yet I keep running and pushing until I inevitably fall...
  • Creative Discipline 101
    02 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Next week there will not be a CTT issue! I’m going to be practicing what I preach and take a much needed week off to recharge. There will however be prescheduled content for consumption between my pod...
  • Planning to be a full-time creator
    26 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    My Thought for the Week 💭 Before I got into the creator space and before this pandemic, I imagined myself working in the tech industry for most of my career. I imagined that I would be living comfort...
  • Quality or Quantity?
    19 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 3
    My Thought for the Week 💭 As I get deeper into the creator economy space I’ve been having these battles in my head around the concepts of niching down and quality vs. quantity. This thought has only ...
  • Stop relying on instruction manuals
    12 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    My Thought for the Week 💭 Ever dive deep into a project or hobby for the first time ever? You go through all of the beginner how-to courses online and watch a ton of YouTube videos, learning anything...
  • Embrace the mini breakthroughs
    05 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    My Thought for the Week 💭 When working towards something it’s not uncommon to look forward to the big breakthrough that will eventually come. Last year when I started my podcast I was super pumped up...
  • Should you use pain as creative fuel?
    29 Jul 2021 • 2 min read
    My Thought for the Week 💭 Spread throughout art history there are popular artists that are remembered for their inner turmoil and the pieces of work that came from that. Frida Kahlo is known for turn...
  • No Creator Thoughts This Week!
    19 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    I’m going to be taking a short break and will be back with more Creator Thoughts within 1-2 weeks. Thanks as always for reading and am looking forward to publishing the next issue. Hoping you have an ...
  • Value first, Monetization Later
    15 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    My Thought for the Week 💭 As most probably do, I tend to daydream about the financial freedom that comes from doing the things I love most in the creator economy. Actually being able to do a job full...
  • Can introverts be creators?
    08 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    My Thought for the Week 💭 I’ve been creating a for a year and some months now, and am always so happy to share the work I’ve made with others. Funny enough they jump to the conclusion that I’m an ext...
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