Julie US Writer
Julie, a freelance ghostwriter who returned to her first love of writing creative non-fiction stories, made her first $100 on a short story submission in 2005.

Scroll down and/or hit the “read more” link to see list of publications displayed below this introduction. They include blog entries originally published outside of Medium that I moved here.

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I spent most of my time ghostwriting since 2005, but my first-ever paid writing assignment was a creative non-fiction story published in Cup O’ Comfort for Christians. I still have faith in a higher power, but as you can see, my current writing is far different than this story was.

Coming Soon — A Mixture of Fact and Fiction

Writing creative non-fiction and journalistic or blog-style posts always seemed to come natural to me. However, I’m not ready to expose every detail of me like in “real life” and want to continue to conceal the identity of…


Use pauses in your writing, and when necessary, add commas.


My Response to “The One Thing Men Want More Than Sex

To me, “do men want a wife or a mother as a significant other?” is my top question in my mind when dating.

It doesn’t seem to be the age of the man. I’ve dated both as young as five years my junior on up to 25 years my senior, and honestly, the younger man seemed more mature.

Too bad I was so petty then — leaving him just because his main hobby was golf. In my defense, I wanted that to be “his” thing, but he wanted a…

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