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You want to be the average of your closest friends

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Friendships are priceless currency.

The thing is, social circles can add more stress and aggravation to your life than happiness and support. There’s no time for friendly negativity.

The signs of a toxic friend aren’t always obvious. It’s different than a poisonous ex who made your life a living hell…

“But there are other writers way better than me”

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Most writers are quitters.

Quitters aren’t writers at all, if you think about it, since they give up before finding real traction.

It’s inevitable to feel like a complete and utter failure. What differentiates writers is their ability to keep pumping out content even though it doesn’t always feel right.

An inside look at the new audio platform

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Finally, Knowable announced its new partnership.

I can metaphorically shout into the metaverse (not the Facebook one) and tell you, I’ve been on Knowable for months. Not only have I been listening to the latest lessons on my morning walks, but I’m something of a creator on the platform myself.

Ryan Porter

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