This Creative Life
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This Creative Life

My “Why” Changed, and That’s Okay

My reasons for writing now are different than they were when I started out.

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The early dream

When I first started pursuing writing for publication, I was twenty-five and deep in a quarter-life crisis. I’d made it through a challenging childhood and adolescence, through a six-year struggle through college to get a B.A., and was even happily married.



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Sara Zarr

Author of eleven books, teacher, writing coach, podcaster, adult child of alcoholics, recovering codependent, and cat lady.