Yes, it’s been a long time.
Can I get you some coffee?
What happened next?
That must have been hard.
Yes, I struggle with that, too.
I know someone who’s been through a similar challenge. Would you like her name?
What if we both worked on that?
Sure, we can invite them. Send them a link.
Leave a trail. Care a lot. Start in the mirror. Look across the table. Listen. Respond. Trust.
100 words can be a speech or can be conversation. The “social” in “social media” invites the conversation. Accept the invitation.
Written for Andrew Hoffman’s Grassroots Communication class.