The Brave Writer
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The Brave Writer

Broken Dreams And Lazy People

…or basically what my girlfriend said all writers were

“You’re crazy.”

That’s point-blank what my girlfriend told me when I first told her I wanted to be a writer.

“I don’t want you sitting in some cheesy coffee shop all day, typing away on your laptop,” she said. “Those places are full of broken dreams and lazy people who…



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Rick Martinez

My journey began on food stamps • Creative non-fiction, ghostwriting & living life on your own damn terms • Featured in Entrepreneur & Inc.