fear no art
I left home at 19, and came back aged 27 with my own daughter. "You should be writing," Dad said. It was the dream that still eluded me.
What gets you all fired up? Some say you should write what you know. I say you should write what you're passionate about.
As I meet the New Year and all the cultural messaging around self-discipline, I'm resolute in my own way: to preserve January as a sanctuary for reflection.
Well-adjusted sounds fucking boring. So very vanilla. Especially where creativity is concerned. A creative mind might never be well-adjusted.
As a creative, we push the boundaries. We rub people the wrong way, but dance between that and our desire for acceptance.