Renaissance Year

26 Big Goals

Hi, I'm Thomas. I'm an 🛠 indie maker who loves 🤓 math and deep learning. I made HabitBull ($5k MRR).

I felt 💤 bored and unsatisfied with my life so I made a list of 26 big goals for 2019.


Goal #1 – run a half marathon (1st of December 2018)
-> see my progress (success)

Goal #2 – 20 consecutive pullups, bench my own body weight, deadlift 264 lbs / 120kg (1st of December 2018)
-> see my progress (retry 1st of February 2019) (retry 1st of May 2019)

Goal #3 – Create personal CRM tool (25th of December 2018)
-> see my progress (success)

Goal #4 – Read 33 books (31st of December 2019)
-> see my progress (6/33)

Goal #5 – Finish the 2019 fast.ai course on deep learning part 1 (18th of February 2019)
-> see my progress (success)

Goal #6 – One month of intermittent fasting – 16 hours fast per day (8th of March 2019)
-> see my progress (success)

Goal #7 – Write my first (high-quality) blog post about deep learning (28th of February 2019)
-> see my progress (fail, retry later)

Goal #8 – Get rid of short-form information addiction (9gag, reddit, twitter, youtube) and replace with books, the economist, stratechery, ...)
-> see my progress

Goal #9 – Launch a new startup "the dashboard for your brain" – more info soon (1st of August 2019)
-> see my progress

Goal #10 – Write 33 blog posts for Toomas.net (31st of December 2019)
-> see my progress

Goal #11 – Draw 33 comics (31st of December 2019)
-> see my progress



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