Which Multipotentialite Season Are You In?

Which Multipotentialite Season Are You In?

There are times when we’re running full speed on a project (or a handful of projects). We’re deep in it and we feel the momentum. When new, random ideas pop into our minds, we push them to our “someday lists” without much angst. We’re too in love with our main thing(s) right now. There are […]

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How to Choose the Right Path When There are SO MANY POSSIBILITIES
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How to Choose the Right Path When There are SO MANY POSSIBILITIES

To my great surprise, I’ve written two books. The first was non-fiction, and I spent the entire process worrying about making factual errors. I checked and rechecked (and rechecked) everything obsessively. At the very least, I wanted to be able to honestly say that I’d done my best to make sure any information I was […]

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Need Help With Your Multipotentialite Career/Business/Life? Meet Your Fam…

Need Help With Your Multipotentialite Career/Business/Life? Meet Your Fam…

Hey multipod friends! How often do you get to brainstorm your projects/work/life choices with other multipotentialites? Do you have people in your life who understand (and share) your need for variety? Or do you find yourself heading down the endless, impersonal Google-rabbit-hole whenever you have a problem related to your many passions or work life? […]

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6 Tips to Learn More Effectively as a Multipotentialite

6 Tips to Learn More Effectively as a Multipotentialite

Whenever I meet somebody studying an obscure academic niche, I ask so many questions that it usually takes the poor researcher a while to realise I’m not being sarcastic and I genuinely want to know about (for example) 18th century plumbing in the Netherlands. I’m prepared to admit that I might be weird, but I […]

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When Working On Your Projects Feels Horribly Painful…

When Working On Your Projects Feels Horribly Painful…

I’m writing an original television pilot script right now. I’m on draft #2 after my dear filmmaker friend (whose storytelling skills I completely trust) gave me copious amounts of feedback. It wasn’t exactly negative feedback, per se… But he did prompt me to really think about my choices. Does the very first scene represent the […]

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Explaining Multipotentialite Life Choices: Your Happy(!) Stories

Explaining Multipotentialite Life Choices: Your Happy(!) Stories

It took me years to discover that it’s possible to enjoy telling people what I do with my time. For many years, I was borderline apologetic whenever somebody asked what I did. I worried that my job or interests might seem boring or confusing. It took time to realize that it was up to me […]

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I Do, Therefore I Am…?

I Do, Therefore I Am…?

Do we become our projects? Have you ever felt pressure to keep doing something simply because it’s worked for you in the past?

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How to Be Everything is Out in Italian, Dutch, and Korean (with More Languages Coming)!

How to Be Everything is Out in Italian, Dutch, and Korean (with More Languages Coming)!

Hey multipods! So, this is pretty neat. My book, How to Be Everything, is officially out in a few other languages!! We’ve got… Dutch Italian Korean I’ve also received word from my publisher that HTBE will be coming out in Japanese, complex and simplified Chinese, and Russian! So exciting. I’m still hoping for more languages, […]

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