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Literature: Oeuvre or Money?

When my friends and acquaintances ask me about my attitude to free-lance job of a copywriter I always answer that I’m glad that such thing as free-lance exists. The sphere of free-lance provides the possibility to find the orders to write novels, essays and reviews. The writers also fulfill the tasks connected with creating web site content, stories and red-pencil books.

In my personal opinion and creative process bound with literature should be divided into the two categories. I may write for pleasure. Writing for pleasure is my hobby as I will always make up stories and analyze the novels to distract myself from the daily routine. And well, writing for money. I suppose writing for money to be my job, but not a hobby. However that isn’t worse than compiling horoscopes, writing articles for tabloids or the advertising materials about the multiple glaze units. My job is even more interesting than that staff.

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