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I have agonised over this subject.

Literally spent hours wondering whether I should use a publication or self-publish my stories.

I’ve spent nights, wide- awake, considering the various pros and cons of self-publishing vs using a publication.


  1. My following is quite small (in comparison to others). I’m not getting into…

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I’m amazed I’ve written every day and I’m insanely proud of myself.

Not every day has had much to write about, but the fact I’ve written something is a testament to my commitment.

Even where I have been automatically posting tweets or news items, I have always added something of…

Julian Cosky

Manchester (UK). I’m a business analyst by day. I’m also a Cub Scout Leader. Writing on Medium allows me to be me! Show your support at

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