In 2016, Colin Kaepernick, the then Quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, began a public…
who is listening?
why are you writing?
what is the point?
questions that may not need answers. we live in a era where audience matters. your value, or the value of your product or service, is based on the number of followers it amasses — the number eyeballs it commands.
i submit the value of your product, talent, or service, is determined by the passion you give your craft and the joy you take from it. there is an audacity, an arrogance, writers, and artists of all stripes carry that says, “i create, PERIOD!”
it doesn’t matter who is listening and/or watching…
and it seems to me…
when we grasp this concept, eyeballs can’t keep themselves off us!