Dirk Hooper


Won Best Writer Award at Quora the Past Two Years and the Moore Award for Copywriting

Experienced Article Writer

Published at HuffPost, Business Insider, Slate, Quartz, The Sporting News, MSN Sport, and More!

Creative Writer

Projects Include Comic Books, Fantasy/Science Fiction/Erotic Novels, and Poetry

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You Are What You Do Every Day

  This is something I’ve wanted to talk about for a long time. I probably won’t nail it this time, so I’ll keep trying. It’s a seven-word phrase that’s been running through my head for a couple of years, like a mantra, and I’m going to share it with you…

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Failure Is a Gift to You

    We’ve all faced our share of failures. Failing sucks, but it’s how you respond that matters. Steven Spielberg applied to the USC film school and was rejected because his C level grades were too low. He tried and was rejected again. He tried a third time and was…

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What Is Making Us So Lonely?

  Recently, USA Today ran an article about how people are feeling lonelier. According to John Cacioppo, director of the Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience at the University of Chicago the prevalence of loneliness “is surprising high.” Loneliness is not a small issue either. Last week Senator Susan Collins…

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