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I Quit My Great Job to Become a Writer

The lessons I learned from escaping the corporate grind.

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I stared blankly at my knuckles. Both hands wrapped around my steering wheel. The car was off. The air grew hot around me as the Florida sun imposed its will. Pairs of muffled, joking voices passed my window, locked in light-hearted…

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Quality over quantity. That guy from Quora. Writing out of Tampa, Florida.

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Sean Kernan

Sean Kernan

Quality over quantity. That guy from Quora. Writing out of Tampa, Florida.

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