A question has been asked. A powerful question. One that nearly brought me to my knees. It needs to be asked again, but you must also understand the context behind it.
Why do givers not ask to be paid?
She needs an answer. So do the rest of us who open our veins up on our blogs and give an give and give, and honestly, do not expect a return, but deserve one anyway.
There are times when I wish I could be one of those who boldly go where I can’t. “Give me money and I’ll give you my secret recipe to success.” Not me. I say, “Show up and I’ll tell you everything for free!” It’s the way I think the world should work, but how do I pay the rent with that attitude.
Liz dares to ask the question. She’s the brave one. It’s a powerful question, and it needs some powerful, thoughtful responses.