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[MT.170] The streak and the stop

Hi, I’m Matt Tillotson, and this is Matt’s Mix Tape: ideas for remixing the Side B of life. It’s 54 degrees. Cold rain spits and spatters onto disapproving palm fronds. It’s a cocooning day, Florida style. I didn’t want to write the newsletter today. But then I remembered:

Nov 20, 2022Read More

Matt’s Mix tape, Vol. 164

Hi, I’m Matt Tillotson, and this is Matt’s Mix Tape. My life is a new mix these days. And so is this newsletter. Your pivot has more power than you think There’s one guy in my new job I don’t like working with. He pings me at the worst times, like when:

Oct 09, 2022Read More

[MT.167] The power of patterns, burgers, and creatine

Hi, I’m Matt Tillotson, and this is Matt’s Mix Tape: ideas for remixing the Side B of life. We should pick our pack of patterns consciously. Operating on autopilot in repeated patterns is part of life. But we should chart those patterns intentionally. Love this quote from my friend Florian’s

Oct 31, 2022Read More

Matt's Mix Tape, Vol. 158

Hi, I’m Matt Tillotson, and this is Matt’s Mix Tape. My life is a new mix these days. And so is this newsletter. Can you get great at saying no? I’m trying. This week we launched the Write of Passage Mentor Team for Cohort 9, which begins in October.

Aug 27, 2022Read More

[MT.171] Gaining signal from the off position

Hi, I’m Matt Tillotson, and this is Matt’s Mix Tape: ideas for remixing the Side B of life. The off-switch turns creativity on. My brain was in the off position while on vacation. I worked out. I hung out with family. I ate a lot and drank less than a lot. No books, no work, not much writing.

Nov 27, 2022Read More

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