Zero Dean is a writer, humorist, photographer & artist. But not necessarily in that order (but not necessarily not in that order, either).

Zero strives to live and lead by example while using real-life experience as a foundation for learning and sharing life’s lessons.

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My story in brief (full version here:):

In 2009, I quit a decent paying job (as a computer graphics artist) during the height of the global financial crisis.

I felt my life, although comfortable, had gotten off track and I was no longer fulfilling my potential or taking advantage of my unique combination of talents.

I wanted to get back in touch with the things I was most passionate about in life as well intentionally push myself beyond my comfort zone.

I’d read somewhere that “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” (Neale Donald Walsch) and wanted to explore that as a means for personal growth.

And thus began the journey of my lifetime.

A journey that turned into the most difficult thing I’d ever committed to. It forced me to face challenges I never expected and it completely turned my world on its side.

It changed my life, my relationships, and my view of the world.

In short, it changed everything.

Today, my continuing journey bears little resemblance to what it once was, but I am now a wholehearted advocate of the path less traveled.

I use my past and present day experiences as a way to share what I’ve learned with the world. And when I’m not doing that, I share humor & comics and art & photography

About my blogs:

Zerosophy.com: This is my motivational blog where I write about integrity, non-conformity, fear management, kindness, authenticity, and pushing beyond one’s comfort zone as a means for personal growth.

ZeroTalking.com: My entertainment blog where I share the weird thoughts & awkward moments I have along with other (often humorous) real-life experiences.

Zerography.com: This is a blog devoted to my art, photography, and videos.

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