Fun Fridays – March 17, 2017

Truth in Advertising. An eleven-year-old girl scout wrote a well crafted letter which was read on a popular podcast. Listen to Mike Rowe read the letter. Below the video is a “rest of the story” for you.

As you listen, think of your own writing. Does it convey your voice? Is it structured to build the reader to a conclusion? Is there a turn of a phrase or a word choice that makes it electric?

This went viral on Facebook with over 9.7 million views. Ended up on network TV.

As of a month later Charlotte had sold 23,000 boxes of cookies. A girl scout record.

HT: Dan Balow

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