The Irony Of Easy Intentions

As a writer, it’s easy for me to wake up everyday and proceed to think, “Today, I want to write because I want to make money.”

“I want to gain a ton of followers.”

“I want to become famous.”

“I want to go viral.”

Whether you’re a writer or not, I am sure you’ve been inundated with these easy intentions, be it wanting a million dollars, a




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