When selecting writing quotes each week, I often (though certainly not always) look for common themes in the posts of the week, and try to find quotes that reflect those themes. Last week’s quote was a little random, in that sense, but this week’s is a bit more consistent with the emergent theme of this week’s posts.
I wrote a bit about this personality test we use in my MBA program called the Birkman, and I wrote about about trying to craft unique and interesting and nuanced characters. And, on the Weekend Assignment, I wrote about writing “Fan Letters” and shared a few things about myself that you may not have already known. The common theme in all of those posts isn’t too hard to tease out. It’s that each of us is unique, and different. We have different strengths and weaknesses, different histories and personalities. Continue reading