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The Fire Jar features small doses of inspiration for the mind and body: Hand-drawn comics, exercise suggestions, fun thought experiments, and small prompts.

It's a curated playground of creativity, learning, and movement.

It's produced by Jeremy Finch.

Creative kindling.
Bite-sized formats.

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I like having a blank canvas, and a built-in excuse to collaborate with people that I respect and admire. It's also a fun way to connect with cool people via the internet.

Here's the origin story.

And my reflections, after 100 weeks.

Get started!

Enjoy a free drawing course
Try some energizing activities 😊
Invest in a self-care week 💆‍♂️
Do a reflection / growth exercise 📒

Other possible entry points :
Ponder a timeless paradox.
Enjoy some animated beats.
Listen to a playlist (one / two / three).
Read my early parenting thoughts.
Peruse some woodcut prints / photos.
Learn how I design these graphics.

Explore a deep-dive TV review :
Enlightened / Battlestar Galactica

Three of my main interests :

1. Timeless knowledge
2. Bodies and movement
3. Arts and creativity

081: Reader Mailbag (VIII)
Your responses re: timeless knowledge.
082: Reader Mailbag (IX)
Your responses re: bodies and movement.
083: Reader Mailbag (X)
Your responses re: creative practice.

I love getting your email responses!

Here are all the crowdsourced posts.

Core values :

Honor your digital trust and attention.
Ask for feedback, often. Listen.
Mind-body, big-small, serious-silly etc.

Retrospectives - The Fire Jar
~Quarterly reviews and reflections.

Join 300+ curious readers :

A wonderful stimulant, challenging me to break out of routine thoughts, expectations, habits."
I think I need to start unsubscribing from more things so that TFJ can be a bigger percentage of my inbox."

Stoke the fire


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