Inspired | January 2021

Every month, I share the articles and sites that I found most interesting. Here’s what caught my attention in January: digital newsletters, five years without Bowie, and more.

A bit of housekeeping.

I’ve decided that it’s time to retire the ‘Sketchbook’ column as a formal, regularly-scheduled thing.

2021: Intention(s)

I’ve had a hard time figuring out my goals for this year, let alone how to talk about them.

I’ve been tempted to just write last year off entirely, to look at the admittedly ambitious targets I set a year ago, the things I still want to accomplish, and start fresh. Pretend that—as far as my personal and professional goals go—2020 just never happened. Go back to zero and start again.

But that’s not going to work, is it?