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Why Pursue the Crazy, Unpredictable Career of “Writer?”

A Thanksgiving reminder

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The feast or famine world of writing

Writing is a crazy business. For two years, I struggled to make money writing. I wrote on Medium. I wrote for small publications. I published a memoir. But no matter how much time, effort, and energy I put into my work, I couldn’t make it pay. I…




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Melissa Gouty

Melissa Gouty

Writer, teacher, speaker, and observer of human nature. Content for HVAC & Plumbing Businesses. Author of The Magic of Ordinary. LiteratureLust and GardenGlory.

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