It was the best break-up ever, handled quietly and privately when we both were fresh, receptive and present with one another. My story wants new readers and different hands. I will do all that I can do to make sure the story gets them.
A writer I shall forever be.
She takes risks. She believes in second chances. She hasn’t given up on herself yet — and she isn’t going to give up on you either.
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To write is to be rebellious; to be rebellious is an empowering feeling.
I have an obligation to say what others may not feel comfortable saying. I have a need to create these parallels for others to relate to.
They told me it was a hobby, not a job. That I’d never get paid for writing. That I should go back and get a proper job with a pension plan and dental and stop trying to get paid for something I enjoyed doing.
There’s no time to overthink or to be concerned with proper grammar and spelling. Instead you write what comes to mind and in most cases share it with the group, which was intimidating at first, but as we became familiar with one another, it was more comfortable.
Greatness doesn’t come from a single great idea or Eureka moment. It comes from painstakingly borrowing other people’s work and building on it. We steal our way to greatness.
You’ll be forever immortalized in stanzas and paragraphs.