I find myself talking to young writers about careers in writing and, sometimes, careers in general. This video of Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz talking about leaving her cubicle on TedX Philly is REQUIRED WATCHING for all young writers trying to think about to shape their lives as artists.
I love what Cristin says about the value of the day job for the writer. Writing isn’t a way to run away from work, it’s a place to run toward when your work demands it of you.
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