Art $ Attention

David Sherry
A$A publishes what I’m seeing across the creator economy, crypto, and media. Here I curate actionable context and links for remote creators and founders in an ever-changing business world.
Created 03 Jun 2019
  • Seeing Yourself in the Crowd
    05 Jan 2022 • 2 min read • 1 0
    People have always wanted to discuss the media and culture that we’re in. When we were kids, it was about talking about the latest film that came out, or the band that was on tour. We did this in pers...
  • Web3 is a Change of Environments, and is Forcing Adaptation.
    23 Dec 2021 • 2 min read
    I want to share an (imperfect) way to think about what’s happening today by way of an analogy of nature. You can imagine the Web-2 internet as we know it today as a giant Rainforest. When it first sta...
  • Crypto Tea Leaves - Dec. 19, 2021
    19 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Hey, here’s another curation roundup of what caught my eye this past week. These are mostly crypto-focused but I’ll add in other gems I find while digging. People are both quieting down (holiday seaso...
  • Patience is the Critical Variable
    13 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    Since 2020, I’ve tried to keep a mantra of patience. The rebound, v-shape recovery, happened faster than expected thanks to the stimulus, and so staying long and waiting for the market reversion has p...
  • Twitter Tea Leaves #1 – Sunday, Dec. 12, 21'
    12 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Hey All, I wanted to start rounding up what I’m noticing, tweets/trends that catch my eye. I will also include any other notable links/projects/fundraises etc. that I feel. This is (hopefully) a round...
  • Cross-Investing These 4 Asset Classes
    10 Dec 2021 • 2 min read
    More than ever, we have new options for investing. What used to just bonds became stocks and bonds, and then become stocks, bonds, derivatives, Forex etc. and now to crypto. It’s to the investor’s ben...
  • Crypto Revelations and Impacts pt 2. (5-9) ~15 min audio
    30 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Pre S: This is part 2 of a podcast series on big ideas in Crypto. You can Check out Part 1, takeaways 1-4 right here if you’d like to get the initial context. Now, on with Takeaway 5. Takeaway 5: Alwa...
  • Crypto's Impacts and Revelations - Podcast Pt. 1 (~15 min) takeaways 1 to 4
    29 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    You can listen to me talk through these 4 theses in more detail by listening above (~15 min) PRE-S: Unplugging and learnings from time away. In my last post, experiments in cutting inputs, I mentioned...
  • Experiments in Cutting Inputs
    21 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Right now I’m on a bit of a retreat up into the woods in Mendocino. I’ve decided on a little bet with Calvin that I’m going to be off Twitter for the month. What ideas do you have when you don’t have ...
  • My Exit + Bear Market Strategy
    16 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    One of the toughest (and most personal) areas of how to navigate crypto markets is when to exit, and how to play the bear market. I wanted to share my plans, which, I think can be customized to anyone...
  • View More on Substack »