A sijo If somebody were to meet me \ after reading my poetry and expect me to be clever \ I would feel like a great fake because it's merely sleight of mind \ but please don't quote me on that Cleverness is not wisdom.Euripides (c. 480 – c. 406 BCE)
Identity for me is something that has to be played with and explored, and not become complacent about or uninterested in.-Mika (b. 1983) Identity is an assemblage of constellations.-Anna Deavere Smith (b. 1950) The most important thing for me as an artist is having an identity.-Eric Church (b. 1977) Unless we base our sense of… Continue reading Something that has to be played with…
To be passive is to let others decide for you. To be aggressive is to decide for others. To be assertive is to decide for yourself. And to trust that there is enough, that you are enough.-Edith Eva Eger (b. 1927)
Everyone dies. Everyone leaves. What matters is the things you build together before they go. What matters is the part of them that continues in you when they're gone.-Orson Scott Card (b. 1951)
There is no such thing as a lazy person; he is either sick or uninspired.-Zig Ziglar (1926 – 2012)
A [serious] limerick Just like you, I was born this way. In facts of birth, no one gets a say. I should only judge you for that which you do; I'd much rather be we than be they.
A [serious] limerick A Muslim goes to Christian hell; and a Christian to Muslim as well. Is it simply understood that we *all* are screwed? Is that why most men stay in their shells?