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the sorry story for writers

For anyone considering becoming a writer – a sweet soul wrote me for advice about this just last week – please read this. It is profoundly unsettling. Do not, repeat, do not quit your day job.

And by posting a link here, I’m probably violating copyright myself.

The Slow Death of the American Author

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One response to “the sorry story for writers”

  1. Lani says:

    The link didn't work, Beth.

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