I, Writer

Posted On Nov 24 2013 by

I’m trying to get used to the idea of identifying myself as a writer. You see, men don’t identify with a profession unless they’re actually getting paid for it. I suppose, technically, I do get paid for my part time gigs. But the fiction is still at hobby status. I know society wasn’t always this way. We once had these things called “apprentaces,” who worked for room and board at most, receiving in exchange some great on the job training. When you think about it, though, many self-employed professionals probably worked for free at the beginning of their careers. A …