I’ve just unpinned the stories I had pinned, except for one — my marathon. I’m too in love with running. And that story is special because it launched me into regular writing.

There was one story that made a shitload of money. Seriously, not sarcasm. Thousands of reads. Not a kind of a shitload to make me switch to writing full-time, but it made me feel good — not the money but the realization that Medium can be fun, that I can be authentic. It’s #10 in my stories feed. I had barely started writing on Medium then! There — I’ve kind of pinned it. Go figure. Maybe, if you bother to scroll, you’ll discover some…