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Self Acceptance

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The New Self-Help

Shonda Rhimes breaks it down in ‘Year of Yes’

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At a dinner celebrating women in the TV industry, Shonda Rhimes recalls in her book, , the emcee called out each honoree by name and spoke of her accomplishments. The response of each and every one of these accomplished women deflected or downplayed the praise.

“What is with us?!” the TV mogul and legendary showrunner asks.

This vignette gets to the heart of Rhimes’ book, which traces her yearlong experiment of saying “yes” to opportunities and challenges that come…

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