Kara Richardson Whitely

Author and Motivational Speaker

Live life. And love it. The true joy in life is living it. Without fear, reservation, or compromise. There was a time when I was stuck waiting for happiness to arrive. It took me years to realize the irony of it all: Happiness was always right there. And it was waiting on me. Live beyond limits.

Featured in the New York Times, on Good Morning America, the Today Show and many other media outlets. My book Gorge is being made into a movie by Amazon Studios, produced by This Is Us star Chrissy Metz.

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How to be adventurous in the age of Coronavirus

by Kara Richardson Whitely
Out for a post-Corona virus hike, brainstorming new directions.

The Great Coronavirus Pivot

by Kara Richardson Whitely

Let’s see more plus-size mannequins and adventurers

by Kara Richardson Whitely

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