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To Stand Out, You Need to Leave the Flock

A short story about following your creative voice

Artwork by John P. Weiss

Julia squinted at her painting and stepped back. She looked at the mirror on the wall of her studio. The reflection revealed false junctures in her painting. The mistakes that her eyes had missed.

She returned in earnest to her painting. Readjusting. Modifying values and correcting the…




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John P. Weiss

John P. Weiss

I write elegant essays about life, which I illustrate with whimsical cartoons, fine art, and classic black & white photography.

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