I’m terrified… speaking in public

It takes a good deal of courage to introduce someone to something we are newly in love with ourselves.

Speaking in public or oral communication is relational.

It’s a complex conjunction of relationships – the relationship the speaker or performer has with their message, the relationship the audience has with the performer and the relationship the audience has with the performer’s message or ideas being communicated orally – each occurring individually, collectively and concurrently.

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