Dear Novel, I hate you.
Letting Go of What You Can’t Control
We want everything to work out exactly the way we want it. In a world of billions of people, billions of different life paths, trillions of different DNA strands that produce trillions of different personalities, we think we can safely determine the outcome of our personal lives. That’s CRA-zy
Accidental Death of A Timely Artist
It seemed like artists, until very recently, understood their responsibility to humanity more than to their wallets. They knew that they were the observers, the recorders. Artists are the ones who point out the problem, so that the activists, policy makers, leaders, and everyday citizens can call everyone to action.
Conversations With Imaginary People (In My Head)
The creative writing process is often a very weird one. If it were described in detail, without anyone knowing you were talking about the creative writing process, it would sound a lot like a conversation between a doctor and his patient… from an insane asylum.
There are always challenges in life. But some can be more overwhelming than others. Lately, I’ve been thinking about failure and what it can teach us.