It’s time for the first Cup of Candor, so grab your coffee or tea, and let’s chat.
When I decided to embark on this new format for Steph’s Scribe and change the theme of the blog to A Cup of Candor, it came with an open invitation to my readers to offer suggestions of things they would like to see. One of my former students, a blogger herself at The Faithful Elephant, suggested I do a piece on “notes to my younger self.” I could open a can of worms with that one, believe me, as I’ve experienced some very hard and emotionally draining and heartbreaking life lessons along the way, but today we’ll begin with a much lighter, but still serious, topic.
Today’s topic is this: What I didn’t have in college.
And that thing is this: I didn’t have a mentor.
Looking back on my years at…
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