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(OK, I will.)

What Does “Cult of Personality” mean? (Does it have to do with Trump?)

^^There’s me, wearing faux leather leggings (which are hotter than the real thing, btw) in St. Petersburg, FL, in the middle of June, about halfway through an all-day photo shoot. 🥵I had about 750 pounds of makeup on, which is about 750 pounds more than what I usually wear. Plus, heels. WHO EVEN AM I….

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Dear Introverts, We Need To Do Better. Signed, A Fellow Introvert

Well, well, well. It looks like the shoe’s on the other foot now, introverts!  After a lifetime of “outsider”-ness, we’re suddenly living in a world we’re naturally well-suited for, while our extroverted friends are losing. their. shit. It’s bizarro world. It’s the Upside Down. It’s ironic. (Don’t you think?)  For years, introverts have identified with…

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Why I’m not actually watching Love Actually this year (and what I’m watching instead)

I’m a lover of movies. And like most woke white women who are also lovers of movies, I can often be found pointing out all the unforgivable sexist / racist / classist / fat-shamey / tropes in everyone’s favorite old movies. I’m eternally obsessing over what to do with a classic, well-loved movie that’s ALSO…

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it started with a hook

It started with a hook. Not one of those cute little Command hooks, or a drunk-octopus-wants-to-fight-you hook—a big metal Captain Hook hook; a scary hook. The night we met, I made you steal it. We were in the backseat of Dave MacLaren’s car, way out there on Comm Ave. in that no-man’s-land between Harvard Ave…

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Emails for cult thought leaders.

(Personality included.)

Want to learn how to craft emails that inspire action and engagement WITHOUT the “tried and true” (cough: patriarchal) norms we’ve all been taught?

I’m doing it, and I can show you how to do it, too.

(But sometimes, I also like to write about the books I’m reading, or the creative process, or the entrepreneurial experience, or why I hate Steve Jobs, or how I met my BFF. I’ll send you emails like that, too.)

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*Just kidding. It’s only an email list.

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