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Special Project
From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Mark Manson

Nominated in Literature

About Mark Manson

Self-help writer, and life enthusiast Mark Manson is here to show “why being an a**hole can be a valuable life skill.” The New York Times bestselling author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, Mark promotes embracing life’s struggles to foster self-growth and gaining a sense of purpose. Through passion, profanity, pain, humor and blunt honesty, Mark has become a sage for everyone, with his blog that attracts millions of monthly visitors, and social channels totalling over 700K followers. From audio self-help readings on his YouTube channel to free e-books and daily empowerment tweets, you can always count on Mark for “life advice that doesn’t suck.”

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