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I got into writing to tell stories… it’s still my greatest love

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I think that a lot of us here are in the same boat. We started out doing something other than writing for Medium. For some of us, it was journalism (I’ve done it, I enjoy it, it’s never going to be what I love the most), for some of us it was poetry (and it still is for a bunch of you, despite Medium betraying you at every…




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