Adebayo AdeniranFollowSep 25, 2021·1 min readThat’s a terrible lesson. Especially if you endeavor to write stories longer than, say, 1,500 words. If that’s you, then my advice — and my gawd it took me too long to learn this — is to hook the reader with something good and then keep them interested with something else. That’s it. Not your best stuff all at once. But good stuff, throughout. Tell a story, in other word…Here’s why people read any long story on Medium. Or anywhere else.2.2K32Paul KixI profoundly agree.