Talking Myself Into Life


By Kate Kole

I’m a sucker for any self-reflective advice piece. I love reading books like Oprah’s What I Know For Sure and I can’t tell you how many times I’ve watched Steve Jobs’ How to Live Before You Die commencement speech at Stanford. I see the nuggets of truth and wisdom we have to offer one another as invaluable.

So, I started wondering, on the brink of 30, what bit of life advice would I extend to others? What truth from my own experiences would I share? Of course, similar to Oprah – I was looking for any opportunity I could to use that sentence likening us to one another – I’d have more than one thing to say. It might not be a full book quite yet, but I could capably fill a few pages. Continue reading