Is Medium a Serpent Eating Its Own Tail?

Why there are so many Medium stories about Medium

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Medium stories about Medium

Success and failure stories

Scammy “get rich quick” click-bait stories

Hardworking writers sharing their knowledge and experience with newbies

Data analysis

A story as old as storytelling itself

A Note About Ouroboros

Austin is a professional writer and editor. Skeptical about everything else, he believes in kindness. Here, he shares sensible advice for serious writers.

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