The 2020s is a versatile decade. Not all is bad.

Some things on Medium I never do and will never do. One day I will make $33.2K from a single story and in that month my Medium earnings will be $69.1K. But you will never see a story from me about “how I… on Medium.” This is my most sacred promise. If you ever see a story like that from me, remember this story and demand that I donate my Medium earnings to a charitable cause.

I have some other principles but they are weaker. I limit putting links to my other stories. If you’re a real writer, would you insert a hyperlink to your other book, your…



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Alexei Sorokin

A Russian immigrant in America, father of 4, Cambridge and Harvard Business School alum. I run and write every day.