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Medium Publications to New Writers Are Like Parties to Introverts

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I signed up for Medium in the summer but didn’t start using it until September. Why? Because, as an introvert, I was intimidated. It seemed too overwhelming.

As a new Medium writer, the whole Publication thing reminded me of being my shy, introverted self at a party where I go in thinking: Wow, there are so many people here! Will they like me? Will…




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Caitlin McColl

Caitlin McColl

I write about mental health, the future, grief & loss, mindfulness, general life musings (+ fiction and poetry!). ❤️coffee & dogs.

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