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The Write Now Podcast Presents: “Should Writers Be Paid?”


You might think the answer to the question Sarah posed in this week’s show is a resounding “Yes! Of course writers should be paid!” except that far too many publishers and readers don’t quite agree. It’s not that readers and publishers are mean people, though a few of them certainly are, but that writing itself is surrounded with a cloud of confusion and we writers don’t do the best job of clearing things up when we need to. Sarah, who has wrestled with the issue herself when she was a new writer, has some very wise and charming things to say about writing and the paying green. Listen in!

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