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5 Simple Questions You Need To Know To Check If Your Writing Offers Value

Understanding how your writing provides value to your readers is a crucial step to a successful content creation journey No one likes to waste their time. Not you, and especially not your readers. So why not save everyone’s time by figuring out before you write or publish a story if it’s worth it for your …

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A Comprehensive List of Medium-Owned Publications

All Medium-owned publications conveniently listed in one place I’m not sure if they all do, but Medium-owned publications are known to pay a few hundred dollars per pitched article that they accept and publish. In general, unpublished drafts are preferred to published stories. However, depending on the publication, published stories may be accepted. There are 13 …

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Letting Go of My Habit of Compulsive Over-Achievement

Learning to accept the things I cannot control I have a bad habit of having high standards. This can be a good thing sometimes, but other times it devolves into an obsession with meeting impossible ideals. These impossible ideals end up making my actual successes look minuscule, which in turn makes me ungrateful for how far …