I love this line. It’s the honest truth. Sure, people want to learn and be inspired, but underneath is the need for connection. Some will say that’s not their motivation, but in light of current events, I think we’re all rediscovering that value.
Sometimes I struggle with writing what strikes me as fulfilling when there’s the lingering filter of “who would actually want to read this?” Your article reminds me that it’s possible to have an audience in mind while remaining honest to your material and yourself.