Do you know her?
“She was able to touch so many people, at so many levels, across so many boundaries, because she was a brazen truth-teller and willing to be vulnerable.“
It was written about bell hooks (and, yes, she never capitalized her “stage” name), who died Dec. 15, 2021 … but it could be about you.
YOU are able to touch so many people, at so many levels, if you’re willing to be vulnerable.
That means sharing sometimes personal, often deeply emotional content that your listeners actually hear.
It means talking about stuff that really matters, that has relevance to the lives of your listeners.
At the very least, it means finding a way to help listeners escape the stress and distress of daily life, even if only for a few minutes.
If you don’t think you can do that, why are you in this business?