How to “Take an L” and Bounce Back with a Lesson Learned

5 min readJul 7, 2022

In hip-hop culture, when you take an “L,” you’ve taken a loss. But how do we transform an “L” into a lesson instead?

“Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson


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