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Don’t Stop Writing

Why Medium matters

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Photo by Fatema Tushi on Unsplash

Writing is a solitary pursuit, a pursuit built out of a longing for audience.

Maybe you’re writing for yourself, expressing yourself, or any of a number of reasons, but if you write for Medium, you are searching for company.

That’s what makes Medium so successful; writers are exhibitionists. If no one reads us, we die. Metaphorically, of course, but it is a…

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Jackie Olsen

Jackie Olsen

Come for the insights on aging, leave with a doggie bag full of frogs and exoplanets. Now more poems about vacuuming! she/her/hers