Mary Beth Writes

A Request from Me to You

I just finished the She Writes post about being more courageous and stubborn on my own behalf.

This fits right in. I’m asking you to consider doing something on my behalf.

Do you know a person who might like to read this website?  If you are here you already know I write about frugality, I write random essays, I tell you about places I went and books I’ve read. I am fascinated by colonial American history. I repost things I wrote ages ago. Sometimes I write short stories.

Here’s a true thing: I would like to have more readers.  This is not about money; I have other side-hustles from which I generate some income. This is about the partnership it is to write my best for people who will read it. Without readers, writers are cats who sneeze in the night - cute, but not much more than that.

If you know a person (or more) whom you think might enjoy this writerly mélange – would you tell them about this website, see if they are interested, then either submit their email address or ask them to do so?

Thank you.

 

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You got it - but, I promote u anyway.

Thanks! And I know you do and I think about the people (women) you have connected to me - when I write. Not every time, but I see their faces and that is part of what I say. It makes a difference.

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