I’ll never make much money on Medium.

They changed the system and I lost. But I’m not complaining. I’m sure that much of their audience likes it this way.

I write short to very short thoughts and poems. Medium pays for long (and to my mind often boring) pieces.

I like to pare down my thoughts to as few words as possible. You might call it sound bites, but many 500 page books are only remembered for 1 or 2 quotes.

I am writing at Ko-Fi.com and am working on a KDP manuscript to be ready after the first of the year.

Honestly, I love playing with words and like the Medium format and readers. But I have to expand.

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Everything Shortform is a publication for Medium stories 150 words and less. Rapid reads to capture your attention and direct it towards further reading or short expressions readers can gulp down in one bite. Use Everything Shortform to get your point across quickly.

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Dana Sanford

Dana Sanford

Poet. Philosopher. Tree climber. danasanford.substack.com, https://ko-fi.com/danasanford, -MH advocate- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/danasanford

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