Sitemap - 2023 - Austin Kleon

The year, run down

What do we still want to learn?

Solstice vibes

20 books I didn’t read this year

Retrograde rocket

Holiday practice

Late autumn is lit!

Remembering what you want out of books

The nervous system

The meaning of discipline

The 2023 Kleon Studios Gift Guide

The joy of interviews

A path with a view

Let’s talk travel!

Spend it all every time

Seeing is forgetting the name of the thing one sees


Entering into the spirit

Waiting to be thrilled

3 poems from the sports section

Afterimages of the eclipse

The art of forgery

Mr. Autumn Man, activated

Open thread: What’s good?

Like a ghost went through me

Summer diary

Fun, play, and discovery

Arguing with bots


Compare and despair!

Make bad art & read terrible books

Maps of scenius

The Church of Minding One’s Own Business

Old notes to myself

Make an appointment with yourself

Art advice with Beth Pickens

It’s trying to tell you something

Quitting the chocolate factory

Be a good date

Mixed feelings


“What did you do as a child that made the hours pass like minutes?”

Publish your enthusiasm

What’s the matter?

There are two mes

Pizza night movie logbooks

Not knowing is the first step

When does a diary pay off?

I don’t want to be the best

Printmaking with the sun

A big number

In search of America

Studio as a verb

Open thread: Summer reading

Messages from the compost heap

You don't need a vision

Books are made out of books

Do you have a nemesis?

More for me!

These are the good ol’ days

Summer (un)Schooling

Summer reading assignment

School’s out for summer

Words pinned to the wall

Small requirements

Virtue is in between vices

Artists must be allowed to do bad work

The thing that sticks out

Professional human loser

I made you some poems

Failing in both directions

The weekly review

To be everywhere is to be nowhere

Listening to audiobooks

Hatchlings into fledglings

Not writing, but typing

Time is not a butler

Thinking outside of your head

On this date...

Let’s throw an art show!

A good assistant to your future self

A spring bouquet

Preaching to the choir

Never stop never stopping

The vibration is the way in

Souvenirs that outlive us

Normal is what you can successfully ignore

Inside my commonplace diary

How to find your people

Office hours

Love is not mind-reading

No expectations

Going through the motions

A library of words

Ice and owls

Tomorrow is February

Productive procrastination

Needs more Flair

Where you look is where you go

Notebooks in movies

Life imitates comedy

All good things must begin (again)

Firsts of the year

Prompts for the New Year