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Even If You Don’t Know It

You are having an effect on people, even if you don’t know it.

People may write you months after an article went up, and tell you that your words are taped to the fridge for encouragement, or that they read your piece at a banquet to a round of applause.

One line - honesty delivered, might motivate someone to do what they’ve needed to do for years, or to be more audacious, or more gentle with themselves and the world around them.

Danielle La Porte, White Hot Truth

Traffic, tears and tenderness: lessons from 5 years of online hustling

(These words jumped out at me - but do take a few minutes to read the rest of the article too.  It’s good.)

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