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I Was Honored by a Top Magazine — Here’s Why I Was Upset

Navigating the ups and downs of a writing career

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Celebration: One of my stories got an Honorable Mention in a Glimmer Train contest.

Confession: My first reaction was disappointment. “Oh, I didn’t win.”

(It’s a really good story, and I wanted to win first place!!)




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