Be skeptical of everything. Of every rule. Of every way to be ‘better.’ The thief doesn’t worry about life hacks. He is living life.
Curiosity is the leap into the unknown. What you find there will change your life forever. Will make you fly.
That silent gap of “nothing” you feel between your thoughts and the outside world is the first step in setting your brain free to be creative.
If you do it, if you sit down and just do the damn work, at least you’ll see that creating art – even the shittiest art that’s ever existed – is a thousand times more freeing and more joyful than doing nothing at all
If I can tell my children to read one post of mine, it would be this post.
We are great at being creative, assertive, finding inspiration and identifying problems. We are not always so great at keeping our cool.
Twenty-first century writers suck.
One thing that is constant in my life is rejection.
1. There are absolutely no rules
2. Whenever someone gives you a list of rules, always throw out Rule #1.
No one seems to care what a drunk has to say quite like they used to.