Luke Kondor ON: SYSTEMS n’ Books & Stuff

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Luke Kondor started writing on his computer in his early teens and never looked back… and now he has very sore eyes. He also runs and produces a short story podcast called The Other Stories, which has amassed over 9-million downloads and has a monthly listenership of ~200k downloads. Currently he works from a dining room table in the middle of Sherwood Forest and lives with his fiancée, Cat, their pet cat, Oscar, and their larger, angrier cat, Alaska, who is actually a dog.


 


In this episode we go deep into:


  • The science of baths [24:50]

  • How writing is going [28:26]

  • The journey of creative confidence [30:06]

  • Doubt [32:53]

  • Dealing with ‘Sexy New Project’ temptation [41:07]

  • Getting the RIGHT things done [43:23]

  • Deadlines [50:45]

  • Bod.press [52:24]

  • Why Kickstarter? [55:13]

  • The secret to Kickstarter [01:01:47]

  • ‘My Dog Shits Cash’ [01:06:21]

  • The Other Stories [01:07:53]

  • Why Luke writes [01:23:05]


Find out more about Luke Kondor:


https://www.lukekondor.com/


IG: @lukeofkondor


Links from the show:


Sam’s Vlogs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thEHu5tfDBg


Hawk&Cleaver: http://www.hawkandcleaver.com/


Deep Work: https://www.calnewport.com/books/deep-work/


Get your Book Selling on Kickstarter : https://www.amazon.co.uk/Your-Book-Selling-Kickstarter-Profitability-ebook/dp/B09TQ4G5S6/ref=sr_1_2?crid=1YAKGU84G7ZAC&keywords=kickstarter+for+authors&qid=1656864603&sprefix=kickstarter+for+authors%2Caps%2C491&sr=8-2


The ONE Thing: https://www.amazon.co.uk/One-Thing-Surprisingly-Extraordinary-bestselling-ebook/dp/B00D3J2QKW/ref=sr_1_1?adgrpid=54831878844&gclid=CjwKCAjw_ISWBhBkEiwAdqxb9sct2inWEk_hqSeNgflDfx7VjbzK6kBd9rVcoAyXSwgIYGe9e0eSsxoCDbcQAvD_BwE&hvadid=259047750414&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9045850&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=15315717395921812556&hvtargid=kwd-300960594631&hydadcr=28148_1821044&keywords=the+one+thing&qid=1656864999&sr=8-1


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Watch the show:


https://youtu.be/D3asj150l_I 


Find out more about Daniel Willcocks


https://www.danielwillcocks.com/


IG: @willcockswriter


Twitter: @willcockswriter


Find out more about Samantha Frost


www.mastressofnone.com


IG: @mastressofnone


Special thanks to:


Show theme: Karl Hughes


Show editing: Sam Frost