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The One Reason Why I May Skip Reading Your Article.

Others may scroll away for the same reason.

Writer Photo /Donnette Anglin 10/18/21

Your crappy titles and subtitles might not stir my emotion or interest to read your piece, but I frequently look beyond those crappy lines, only to find some exhilarating reads and great content. I'm constantly reminded and draw reference to this ancient popular saying "Never judge a book by its cover."




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Donnette Anglin

Donnette Anglin

A brave writer — Writing to heal, encourage conscious change, and make sense of life.

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