Entries by Nathaniel Drew

How to Tell Better Stories: What I've Learned

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30 Days No Alcohol: Facing Social Pressure

Support this project and get access to bonus content → https://www.patreon.com/nathanieldrew Or donate → https://paypal.me/nathanieldrewyt I went 30 days without alcohol. This is my account of what it was like. ———— My Instagram → https://www.instagram.com/nathanieldrew_/ Sign up to my newsletter here → https://www.nathanieldrew.com/ The gear that I use to shoot these videos → https://kit.co/nathanieldrew Business […]

Why You Never Have Enough Time

As I explore the feelings of inadequacy that I have for myself, I feel like I’m peeling away the layers and finding all of kinds of things I wasn’t expecting. Maybe even my focus on structure and productivity is a distraction from something even deeper, something even more valuable that I should be paying closer […]

Why Is It So Hard to Be Honest Online?

Support this channel and get exclusive content on my Patreon → https://www.patreon.com/nathanieldrew Or donate → https://paypal.me/nathanieldrewyt Why is it so hard to be honest online? I’ve been thinking about this a lot as I have committed my life to publishing content online. There are a lot of invisible pressures at play that make it a […]

How to Break Out of Negative Cycles – Going Essentialist, Part III

Support this project and get access to bonus content → https://www.patreon.com/nathanieldrew Or donate → https://paypal.me/nathanieldrewyt Ups and downs are a part of being human. I, like most people, only want to be up. Because it feels good. That’s really only half the experience though. We’re not robots. A much better alternative to ignoring/running from the […]

How to Reset Your Mind: 24 Hour Dopamine/Water Fast

Support this project and get access to bonus content → https://www.patreon.com/nathanieldrew Or donate → https://paypal.me/nathanieldrewyt I came to an alarming realization in the last few weeks: I never give my mind a break. Maybe it’s the society that we live in, maybe it was an addiction to productivity that I have developed but either way, […]

How to Avoid Burnout: A Simple Solution

Check out Chloé’s video on burnout: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psoWkRKJWZo Support this channel and get exclusive content on my Patreon → https://www.patreon.com/nathanieldrew Or donate → https://paypal.me/nathanieldrewyt It’s easy to fall into the grind when we see it everywhere around us. However, I have a simple equation that helps me stay on track and maintain perspective on things: Joy […]

How I Rediscovered Books (In the Digital Age)

Last year I rediscovered books. They’re actually not bad. Visit http://audible.com/nathanieldrew or text nathanieldrew to 500-500 to start listening with a 30-day Audible trial. Choose 1 audiobook and 2 Audible Originals absolutely free. Here are the books that I recommend (all are affiliate links): Sapiens → https://amzn.to/2JTAjAG Essentialism → https://amzn.to/2JQIbmn The Dip → https://amzn.to/2WeWyYp Jonathan […]