A Work in Progress
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By Connor Franta

nonfiction | 212 pages | Published in 2015

In this intimate memoir of life beyond the camera, Connor Franta shares the lessons he has learned on his journey from small-town boy to Internet sensation so far.Here, Connor offers a look at his Midwestern upbringing as one of four children in the home and one of five in the classroom; his struggles with identity, body image, and sexuality in his teen years; and his decision to finally pursue his creative and artistic passions in his early twenties, setting up his thrilling career as a YouTube personality, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and tastemaker.Exploring his past with insight and humor, his present with humility, and his future with hope, Connor reveals his private struggles while providing heartfelt words of wisdom for young adults. His words will resonate with anyone coming of age in the digital era, but at the core is a timeless message for people of all ages: don't be afraid to be yourself and to go after what you truly want.This full-color collection includes photography and childhood clippings provided by Connor and is a must-have for anyone inspired by his journey.

ISBN_13:9781476791616

Quotes

There comes a point when you have to realize that you'll never be good enough for some people. The question is, is that your problem or theirs?

Connor Franta

You don't have to have everything figured out to move forward.

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It's okay to not have all the answers. It's okay to be a work in progress.

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Embrace the unknown. Seek the undiscovered. Find the new.

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Sometimes the simplest things mean the most.

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You are the artist of your own life. Don't hand the paintbrush to anyone else.

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Don't let fear of failure hold you back. Let it push you forward.

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The greatest journey is the one within yourself.

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It's not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself, and to make your happiness a priority. It's necessary.

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