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Tim Grahl: A Gratitude Interview Gift for You

Hi friend! I’m grateful for you, and want to give you something I think you’ll love. I know it’s a little cliche to throw the gratitude word around this week, but I’m of the opinion that gratitude is never cliche, and always appropriate. I try and do a good job of letting the people in […]

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Danielle LaPorte and I talk with bestselling memoirist Mary Karr

This month, Danielle and I interviewed famed memoirist, Mary Karr, who had us giggling with practically every question. Mary’s known for her astute sense of humor and brow-raising honesty and boy did she deliver on, well, being herself! We talked about how she threw away (“with a capital A, away”) 1,200 finished pages of her […]

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