Summary of We’re All Hiding Something. Let’s Find the Courage to Open Up

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We’re All Hiding Something. Let’s Find the Courage to Open Up summary
The only route out of a dark closet is via a hard conversation.

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Everyone hides in a symbolic “closet” at some point in life. Though every closet is unique, all share one feature: The only exit is via a “hard conversation.” Equality advocate Ash Beckham recounts deeply personal anecdotes as she explains that dreading the moment you will divulge an intimate secret is part of the human condition. getAbstract recommends her sincere advice to anyone who suffers the burden of a secret and seeks peace and acceptance.

In this summary, you will learn

  • Why everybody lives in a symbolic “closet” at some stage in life
  • Why individual hardships are not comparable
  • How best to engage in a tough conversation
 

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Everyone can relate to the dread and fear associated with hiding in a symbolic “closet.” Each person’s closet is unique. For some, it may involve revealing their sexuality...
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Equality advocate Ash Beckham promotes LGBTQ acceptance in schools.


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