Embrace who you are. Or just, like, try to. Or just think about it for now.
About the speaker
Susanna Ryan is a self-taught cartoonist and author of the bestselling book “Seattle Walk Report: An Illustrated Walking Tour through 23 Seattle Neighborhoods” (Sasquatch Books, 2019), documenting her adventures in Seattle by foot.
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I finally said, 'Enough!' to self doubt. It's really hard and it's really worth it. — Susanna Ryan
The second I leaned into [what made me different] and embraced them, instead of shying away, unbelievable things started happening. — Susanna Ryan
Embrace who you are. Or just, like, try to. Or just think about it for now. — Susanna Ryan
No matter how hard you try to fight it, you can only really be yourself. The sooner we can find it within ourselves to begin the process of letting go of self-doubt, the sooner we can recognize and celebrate what we do have. — Susanna Ryan
Every one of you already has a backyard full of creative possibilities and you just need to take the first step. — Susanna Ryan