Karen said she needed to call me with some exciting news, but what she told me broke my heart.
She had an exciting opportunity — a request from a national TV publication to use her photo — and she planned to give her photo away. Karen decided that her photo wasn't worth any money because of her lack of experience and because she shot it with an entry level camera.
I know the feeling because I have thought that myself. This photo can't be worth much because I didn't really work that hard to get it. I don't deserve payment. Fill in your own reasons.
If you have ever nursed one of these seeming innocent untruths, I have three messages for you.
Listen to the podcast.