How To Be a Famous Writer

Don’t wait: Be happy now. // Photo by Devon Janse van Rensburg on Unsplash

Do you want to be a famous writer? Here’s the trick:

don’t stop.

In undergrad, the brilliant poet Crystal Williams visited to do a reading and q&a. One of the questions was: How do I become a famous poet? As I recall, she kind of rolled her eyes, but she also gave the most incredible answer: you just keep…

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Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith

Novelist. Tarotist, poet, lazy Virgo. Nothing is real; magic is real. Writing is a way to see in the dark. sarahelainesmith.com, @braindoggies