Having no one reading my Medium writing is awesome

The other day I wrote about the daunting challenge of writing on Medium. You can try sticking to a process but, unlike with most other endeavors in life, it’s nearly impossible to target a result. Say a heavy person wants to drop 120 pounds. It might be a painfully long journey, but it’s still possible to have goals; even with setbacks, there is a “baseline” plan to refer to.

I attempted writing in the past. A year ago I tried distributing a Substack letter to my network of friends, colleagues, ex-colleagues and acquaintances. Some…