Julie Leung: Inside, we are all outsiders.

Julie Leung is one of my most favorite bloggers because her life wisdom–and questioning–is part of what she shares in her blog. This week, she muses on how so many bloggers–including A-listers Winer and Blood say they feel like outsiders. She writes: … high school didn’t have search engines and feeds to display the power of popularity. (snip)
The more we try to be like others, the less worth we have. Diversity is beauty.
The truth is we are all outsiders. Our secret fears are real and revealed. We are each random points, outliers, misfits, rejects and strangers. We are alone. We are all different. Yet we are all the same.”

Bonus link via J: Deborah Branscum’s comparison of High School and the Blogosphere.