Existential crises and why writing is a trip

Not so long ago I found myself in a Slack conversation with a friend who’s begun to do more writing lately. “Writing is hard,” we both agreed. I was a capital-W “Writer” for a long time. Though it’s been a few years since that was true, I too have been leaning more toward some form of that pursuit again, and I found myself sharing some thoughts in Slack that—in part because I’m excessively fond of quoting myself—I thought I’d share (and expand on) here as well.

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