You will not be asked to do the thing you do better. You will be asked to do the thing you and you alone can do.
It appears that, in my absence, some of the Tumblrs I’ve been following have gone off the rails.
I am up at 5:30 on a Sunday morning, working on a script. Because with the two kids and non-stop travel, it is the only time I can find. Half my brain says “if this is so hard, the universe is telling you it’s not meant to be.” The other half of my brain says “fuck that, keep writing.”
The best one.
This seeming chaos which is in us is a rich, rolling, swelling, dying, lilting, singing, laughing, shouting, crying, sleeping order. — The Timeless Way of Building, Christopher Alexander
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Sorry Eric, but I hate the word pivot.
Somehow, over the last year or so Pivot has managed some literary slight of hand in which it has transformed (pivoted?) itself from a verb to a noun. Crossed over from a series of actions taken out of necessity in achieving an objective to becoming the…
You’re on national TV. Shave your back. — Brian Suddreth
Hang on to your hat. Hang on to your hope. And wind the clock, for tomorrow is another day. — E. B. White (via misswallflower)