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How One Article Has Paid My Mortgage the Last 23 Months

All thanks to a beautiful stranger 6,000 miles away


“Hey man, I think this post is pretty good. But the title of “9 Decisions That Led to a Life I Love” isn’t doing it for me. Got any suggestions?”

“Yeah, it’s a bit dry,” my friend replied 38 seconds later over Slack. “Try throwing ‘How to Wake Up Smiling’ in…




Relaxed, inspiring essays about happiness.

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Michael Thompson

Michael Thompson

Co-creator of 2 cool boys with an equally cool woman • Ideas and stories in Fast Co., Forbes, Business Insider • Free storytelling guide: https://bit.ly/3h1KZeT

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