Although this is an artist journal and not a news blog, we’re going through an unprecedented time. The health and financial devastation of the COVID-19 pandemic will be a defining event of this generation. I need to write about it.… View More
How to achieve Financial Independece Retire Early (FIRE)
I discovered the FIRE in 2017, and it opened my eyes to the possibility of quitting my day job and becoming a full time artist. Is FIRE possible for you? Run the numbers for yourself and see.
After I stumbled into this idea of Financial Independence Retiring Early (FIRE), I became obsessed with creating a retirement calculator for artists like me who have a full time day job but want to do art full time. How many years would it take to become financially independent so that you could… View More
There is a Star Trek TNG episode that I remember, where a man had the ability to change the timeline of the universe. His entire race died from some cataclysm and he was the only survivor. He was trying to save his people by altering the timeline. What would you change in your past to alter your… View More
So recently, I got obsessed with FIRE. Do you know what that is? It stands for Financial Independence Retiring Early. I’m not sure how I got into this topic, but it had something to do with looking at my new artwork for the past six months and writing that mid-year review blog post.… View More