The Clever Quill
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The Clever Quill

Vulnerability is a Superpower

Why writing personal essays makes you, yes YOU, a superhero.

We live in a society that values strength and put-togetherness over tenderness and emotional transparency.

If anything, expressing one’s feelings turns many people off. It makes people uncomfortable when an individual strips down their walls and shows their deepest, unpolished selves to



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Gillian Sisley

Professional online writer. Tea drinker. Committed optimist. Writing about life, relationships, & travelling the world for 1 year!✈️🌍