Why I stopped writing on Medium

Melissa-Jane Nguyen
2 min readJul 25, 2023

And where I’m at now

Witch Illustration by Melissa-Jane Fogarty (Nguyen)

This is the first thing I’ve written on Medium since 2021 (shock! horror!).

The reason I stopped writing here is pretty simple: I’d jump on first thing every morning and see a whole lot of stories I didn’t give a damn about.

All I could see were headlines about how to make it big on Medium, issues with Medium, how to make…

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Melissa-Jane Nguyen

Writer and editor. Writing about parenting, writing and life. Working on YA novel. Tea drinker. Book lover. Wife. Mother. https://melissajane.substack.com/