If Medium is relational now, why is it so hard to find writers to build relationships with?

The platform is great for two kinds of writers:

  • brand new writers learning the craft, and who benefit a lot from a communities like Illumination and its clones
  • full-time writers who already have…

It’s not a mentor, a colleague, or an investor—it’s something else entirely.

In my early twenties, I founded an education nonprofit. I was proud of it; students enjoyed our programs, the ranks of volunteers steadily grew. The bank account stayed in the black (if by only a hair). Left to my own devices, I would have kept the organization on that trajectory…

Addie Page

Professional writer, parent, educator. Unusual woman.

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