Shimmying Down the Page

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If you are a still-not-famous-writer, you will agree with me that this writing … profession? activity? career? passion? (choose your preferred word) comes with a hefty side of frustration.

You’ve read the stories of acting icons’ innumerable auditions and humiliations. Writers go through a similar journey, only almost none reaps millions once they “make it.” Making it, for an author, may mean getting a book published…

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I write memoir because I believe in the power of story to decipher and heal myself and others. Find me at http://isidramencos.com

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Isidra Mencos

Isidra Mencos

I write memoir because I believe in the power of story to decipher and heal myself and others. Find me at http://isidramencos.com

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