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9 ways to crack into major markets with personal essays by: guest column | june 24, 2014 i often find that the difference between my writing students who don’t get published and the ones who do comes down to their ability to incorporate criticism after one essay class, an 18-year-old student who didn’t like my suggestions asked,.
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