Passion... it lies in all of us. Sleeping, waiting, and though unwanted, unbidden, it will stir, open its jaws, and howl. It speaks to us, guides us... passion rules us all. And we obey. What other choice do we have?
In every generation there is a chosen one. She alone will stand against the vampires the demons and the forces of darkness. She is the slayer.
That girl will rain destruction down on you and your ship. She is an albatross, Captain. Way I remember it, albatross was a ship's good luck, 'til some idiot killed it. [to Inara] Yes, I've read a poem. Try not to faint.
I am a leaf on the wind. Watch how I soar!
Remember to always be yourself. Unless you suck.
The hardest thing in this world, is to live in it.
Bottom line is, even if you see 'em coming, you're not ready for the big moments. No one asks for their life to change, not really. But it does. So what are we, helpless? Puppets? No. The big moments are gonna come. You can't help that. It's what you do afterwards that counts. That's when you find out who you are.
I write to give myself strength. I write to be the characters that I am not. I write to explore all the things I'm afraid of.
You know, I always was an early morning or late night writer. Early morning was my favorite; late night was because you had a deadline. And at four in the morning you make up some of your most absurd jokes.
Stay crunchy, even in milk.
Last Update: 28 January 2023
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