Writers, Be Bold: Take a Position, Even if it’s Unpopular
Someone needs to express your truth. Why not you?
Sort of a sexist comment, huh?
Regardless, I’ll simply incorporate “or she” within the second sentence of the quote and we’ll go from there.
Honesty holds no sway to sex.
This recent post incorporates my resolute opinion that all writers must seek and tell the truth — their truth — in their writing:
It’s Time to Forgive “Hanoi Jane”
Her actions since have called attention to pressing social issues, as opposed to the need for a career boost.
It is the only way to make a difference.
Here are several other personal examples of Medium articles which exemplify, for me personally, an ongoing, larger quest for challenging long-held perspectives, repercussions be damned:
Is This the Most Important Moment in Mainstream Movie History?
Read on. I just may be serious.
You’re a Racist If…
Why the most well-meaning among us tend to be ignorant about our cultural differences.
In the Face of Global Anti-Semitism, Jews Must Never Hide
Self-preservation and passivity are mutually exclusive.