I couldn’t agree more.

I write passionately every day about things that matter to me enough that I’m driven to share them. Sometimes one of my articles gets read by 10 people. Sometimes 10 thousand. Once, due to some fortuitous fluke, 100,000 people read a story I wrote.

Guess how much I owe any of that to hacks, coaches, and lists of tips and tricks?


I owe it all to sitting down every damn day of my life and squeezing my brain until something comes out. I owe it to writing passionately about things I care enough to share.


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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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