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Marvin J. Wolf Being able to create something--a book, an article, a poem--from nothing, and getting paid for it.
Marvin J. Wolf Don't quit your day job. It's very hard to make a living as a writer. I've been very fortunate to have worked steadily for 50 years, but the truth is…moreDon't quit your day job. It's very hard to make a living as a writer. I've been very fortunate to have worked steadily for 50 years, but the truth is if I hadn't been able to scrape together a down payment and buy a house in 1974, when I got out of the Army, I would never have been able to survive as a self-employed scribe. The value of California real estate has gone up with few interruptions for a hundred years, and owning property gave me a way to borrow money when I needed it. I needed it a lot.(less)
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