Hello! I’m Matt Steel, a creative director, designer, and writer. I help makers and leaders express their vision and form resonant bonds with the people they want to serve.

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I write for creative entrepreneurs and curious souls. Are you moved by the mysterious power of words? Do you love to uncover the meanings and nuances of verbal and visual language? Do you seek to be fully awake and live deliberately with open eyes and heart – or as Thoreau said, to “suck all the marrow out of life”? If so, then this newsletter is for you.

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