About David Kadavy

David Kadavy is the author of Design for Hackers: Reverse-Engineering Beauty (which debuted in the top 20 on all of Amazon). He also hosts a podcast called Love Your Work (iTunes), where he’s interviewed entrepreneurs and creators such as Jason FriedDan ArielyJames AltucherRyan HolidayLaura RoederNoah Kagan, and many more.

He used to be a product designer in Silicon Valley, but I’ve since doubled down on my love for writing, after accidentally becoming an author. My writing has been featured in ObserverThe Huffington PostInc.comQuartzMcSweeney’s Internet TendencyUpworthy, and Lifehacker. He currently does most of his writing and thought experimentation on Medium, and I’m very active on Twitter, and have a Facebook Page.


Show notes

We talk about his relationship with his body.


We talk about his ability to turn hatred from a piece of work and to transform it into loving his work.


His Blog that he started 13 years ago and it manifested from not caring about perfection.


His tricks to get himself to write when he doesn’t feel like it.


Including scheduling, and finding the threshold.


The secret to starting anything artistic that may scare you. Hint. It starts with generosity.

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