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Freelance health & wellness writer/musician/ mom of two boys. Editor of Illumination’s Mirror

And here’s how you can do it too

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I’ve been writing on the platform for a year now. When I first started, I only had about a 30% curation rate with my articles. Recently though, my curation rate has jumped up to 90%.

As I started analyzing my articles, I’ve noticed a trend among all my curated articles…

My story as a musician, wife, mother, and writer

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I’m a classically trained musician, wife, and mother of two rambunctious boys. Recently, I became a writer on Medium.

I like to live a peaceful and spiritual life and to enjoy every moment. I always remind myself that life is short so I’d better make the most of it.


But my views and reads are the same

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Since Medium upgraded its Partner program, my curation rate has dropped significantly.

Ironically, my views and reads have increased! What’s going on? For sure, Medium is playing in the background again.

But whatever may be the reason, it’s clear to me that curation doesn’t matter anymore. The only positive side…

Tips and advice for newbie writers

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So you’re a new writer who’s just getting started writing on Medium. You may have many questions about writing on Medium.

As you already know, the beauty of Medium is that you can start writing with zero experience. You don’t need a fancy degree or an MFA from a prestigious…

Writing in the morning can boost your writing process

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Are you an owl or a lark? For quite some time, I was trying to figure out who I was to help me figure out when I should write.

It turns out, it doesn’t matter when you wake up. What matters is that you figure out for yourself when you…

Doing what you love is the key to a happy life

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In life, I live by the motto: “Do what you do with love and everything will take care of itself.”

When you attempt to do everything in life with love, not only will you live a healthier, happier, and more fulfilling lifestyle, but you’ll also make a greater impact on…

How to become a faster and more efficient writer

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I love reading posts from writers who say they write up to 5, 000 or even 10,000 words per day. Gee, I say to myself, that’s unbelievable. How do they do it?

Some professional writers are such masters at their craft that for them writing 10,000 words per day is…

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