Alex Mell-TaylorFollowJan 11·1 min readOver the past 8 months I have published 186 stories (now 187). I have earned Top Writer designations in Parenting, Mental Health, and most recently, Psychology. I have gained 1.8K followers and over 58K views.Medium Needs To Pay Its Writers More5724Jillian EnrightThis is so impressive. It's taken me years to get to 163. Great job!