30 Day Medium Challenge: No Stat Checking

Michael Francis
4 min readApr 1, 2020
Time to break my chains that are my metrics for a while. (Image Credit: Agence Olloweb/Unsplash)

If you’re a writer on Medium (or any other platform), especially a new one, you probably have a compulsion with your stats. And why not? It’s how we measure how we’ll we’re doing, how much we’re making, and most importantly, how much strangers on the internet like us this week!

Now, of course it’s good to have goals and metrics, and to track your progress against those measures — in fact…