Magic Finance: Why I Write

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I produce a lot of content for Magic. From QS to Brainstorm Brewery to Wizards to any of the other sites I've written for, it's a lot. I've been doing it weekly for more than four years at this point.

And I still enjoy it as much as ever.


That's why I took the time this week to write about exactly why it is I do what I do.

"It’s 5 a.m., and by all accounts I should be sleeping. Insomnia notwithstanding, I would be better off in bed, I’m sure. After all, today is another day back on the grind, which for me means a trip to some football practices and another day of writing about the exciting world of Oklahoma sports.

Instead I’m still up, hunched over my computer in the dark, writing this. And that’s a decision I can’t regret, no matter how many late nights I put in writing or podcasting about Magic..."

You can find the full post here, and I sincerely hope you find it worth your time.


- Corbin

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Corbin Hosler

Corbin Hosler is a journalist living in Norman, Oklahoma (also known as the hotbed of Magic). He started playing in Shadowmoor and chased the Pro Tour dream for a few years, culminating in a Star City Games Legacy Open finals appearance in 2011 before deciding to turn to trading and speculation full-time. He writes weekly at and biweekly for LegitMTG. He also cohosts Brainstorm Brewery, the only financial podcast on the net. He can best be reached @Chosler88 on Twitter.

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5 thoughts on “Magic Finance: Why I Write

  1. “That article doesn’t even make me care about the cards you write about!” – Me and every other reader.

    I love these “personal” articles. Please keep doing that!

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