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3 Things I learned after 6 months of Writing on Medium

Chasing the bag can crush your motivation to write

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1. You need to have realistic expectations

It is very unlikely you will be able to quit your job and live off Medium earnings. Straight away that is anyway. And you may find that in the early stages, most of your articles will get a…




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Calum James

Calum James

Humor Writer or Deep Life Lesson Writer. Nothing in between. No compromise. But also, willing to compromise for the right price.

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