I like knowing this is a choice.
A friend of mine is highly accomplished, intelligent, thoughtful, sensitive, insightful, and compassionate. Recently, in public, she misspoke, and later, she was corrected publicly. And do you know what did? How she responded to this correction in front of hundreds of people, when clearly her intent had been good? She said, “Thank you.”
Carrie Klassen writes about (and sometimes photographs) things she finds beautiful. She ghost-writes for thoughtful people with something important to say at PinkElephantCreative.com, teaches writing for small business at PinkElephantAcademy.com, and she shares her own words at CarrieKlassen.com. Carrie is currently working on a series of personal essays.
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