Yup. I make more money on Medium than I ever imagined was possible. I have never once been on the front page or in a Medium owned publication. (Cough, cough, Not that I don’t wanna be, if anyone at Medium is listening. Grin.)

What I do is write passionately about things I care about, and make sure to publish every day.

Lots of ups and downs occur, but over time, I do well. I’m more concerned about the work I’m doing with advocacy — getting the word out. But the money has followed.

Not as much as you make, Shannon, but then I’m not as prolific either.

I sure don’t have any complaints, though.

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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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