It’s A Good Time To Quit

A couple years ago someone in book publishing suggested I write a book about quitting. I am not an expert in the field of quitting, but I had just very publicly quit my job, so it could be a little about that, but also about quitting more generally. People opting out of certain parts of society. Leaning Out, if you will. I did not immediately jump at the idea to start writing the book, possibly because I am scared of doing something new and doing it badly or possibly because I was burned out but did not have the…

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Maya Kosoff

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i’m a freelance writer and editor. you can also read me in places like the new york times and vanity fair.

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