An exercise in freedom
See your concentration, this opportunity to sit here with your mind quiet, as an exercise in freedom.
10 years of journaling
On June 26, 2010, I decided to start a daily journal. To my surprise, I haven't stopped since.
Jerry Seinfeld's writing routine
"You don’t have to write, but you can’t do anything else."
Life outside the city
Discovering a welcome distraction from the tragic perpetual crises engulfing our world in 2020.
Attention and identity
I loved this interview with poet David Whyte. One refreshing and insightful perspective on life and the self after another, all communicated with his beautiful use of language.
Designing NationBuilder with Figma
Recently we replaced Sketch, Abstract and Marvel with Figma, and the improvement has been dramatic.
Free tools for coordinating COVID-19 emergency response
NationBuilder is providing free organizing software and services for emergency response, and an online story telling experience anyone is welcome to join.
Forget #FOMO. Our mental health requires #NOMO.
Floating through grief
My partner bravely shares how she's learned to handle the grief of losing her mother two and a half decades ago.
Reflecting on 10 years at NationBuilder
The NationBuilder 2019 Year in Review is out, and I reflect on a couple memorable moments in my journey as a co-founder.
What's our problem
by Tim Urban