Mauricio Estrella
Creative Direction, Digital Design, Storytelling

Stories

I mostly write on Medium, and I've been syndicated in over 35 publications, including Time, Readers Digest, The New York Times.

Here is a short collection of my favorite pieces.

I write. Sometimes.

I mostly publish on Medium (i'm an editor at The Agency, The UX Blog, and The Lighthouse), and I've been syndicated in over 35 publications, including Readers Digest, The New York Times, Huffington Post, Lifehacker, time magazine.

Here is a short collection of my favorite pieces.

 
 

When your spotlight flickers

If life happens to give you the opportunity to walk on a stage with a gleaming beam of light on your head, you will most likely rub your hands to wipe the sweat from your palms.

Your eyeglasses will magically slide to the tip of your nose and you will have to push them back onto your face. Your insides will jiggle. Your unhurried arm movements will exhibit a body language that resembles a sloth. Your voice will be tainted with an unusual pitch as you take a deep breath before your first sentence.

Being under the spotlight doesn’t mean you’re doing great.

Read the rest on Medium.com