I think I’d gotten to this point by watching my kids navigate their lives through social media and watching other creators use it solely for marketing. I knew there was a medium in there for me somewhere. I just needed to figure it out.

I also feel the most valuable aspect of my writing are my readers. I don’t want people to simply “follow” me, I want to build a community where everyone involved feels a part of.

Thanks for reading!

Newspaper reporter in Eastern Iowa. The views expressed are mine alone.

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