Getting paid would put too much pressure on what’s mostly just a fun project

Keywords: librarianship , pop culture , research in fiction writing , teaching

that lets me riff on and explore some research and teaching-related ideas in a low stakes environment. It doesn’t take much of my time (about an hour of my week) and what benefits it does have are worth it to me. I can’t make any great argument that this work directly supports student recruitment and retention but it’s not doing it just to do it. Not to me.

https://studyingresearch.com/2022/05/19/why-i-write-this-blog

My whole being is centered on sharing and being useful

Keywords: Inspiration , Personal Development , Writing , Courage , effortless , entrepreneur magazine , essentialism , Fear , Greg McKeown , Jason Feifer , Nick Wolny , templates , thinking , What if this could be easy

I want others to read what I write or interact with me in the courses I teach and feel they have gained value or insight or seen things from a different point of view. Of course, if they are also entertained, all the better! But entertainment is not the primary goal.

http://mljudd.com/2021/09/14/need-to-find-the-courage-to-write-publicly