With writing, like life
there are percentages of lying.
Most of my stories are a percentage of truth
and then the rest is fiction.
Hope dries up.
I think the most frightening part of existence
is when it doesn’t rain
or it rains too much.
It’s difficult to be content in the desert
to be a pile of bleached bones.
Many of the beliefs that we hold onto are false.
My father told me:
Never write when you’re bored—just to entertain yourself.
But I say:
Any excuse to write, is a good one.
Eventually, we are owned by what we do
or don’t do—
That becomes our destiny.
the wrong time, is always the right time.
I learned to play on a piano
that was 100 years out of tune.
Being too careful, is the disease of modern society.
If you have anger—use it.
If you have frustration—grind.
Don’t try to arrive at contentment, if you are miles away.
If there are things that you want, don’t say to yourself, “I don’t want them.”
Allow misery to wash over you—it’s okay.
If people don’t like being around you
you are meant to be alone.
If it isn’t convenient
do it the hard way.
Not on sale?
The fewer limits you place on yourself
the more you will become