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Why can’t I write my ‘About Me’ post?

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I’ve attempted to start it multiple times. It’s been on my writing ‘to do’ list for almost a year.

And yet…my draft is five words long: About Me — Adrienne Parkhurst. The story mocks me from my Medium Drafts.

I stare at the screen.

Okay, let’s do this.

For inspiration, I read other writers’ About Me posts. Bad idea. Now, I’m intimidated.



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Adrienne Parkhurst

Adrienne Parkhurst


Mom. Wife. Writer. Editor. Healthcare Freelance Writer. Lifetime Learner. Flawed Leader. Sharing my life lessons through personal essays and memoirs.