I used to cross the galaxy for donuts- used to cover more ground in a day around LA than some people do in a month- used to write articles, short stories, and novels in the time I spent last week barely able to stand.
in life and on the stage manners as a set of edicts will carry us well enough. You’ll be able to amble through a scene effectively enough by following the flow chart of what to say and when. However, to really get at something special? That takes listening. It takes patience and understanding.
It’s interesting enough seeing all the religious sites and history associated with Israel , but it’s so much more wonderful and impactful seeing them in the context of a living, thousands years old city with day to day life through it.
-it adds up and you’ve gone out on a journey somewhere new, somewhere wonderful.
You are the hero of your story. Dress for the part. Play it too.
More than a decade sitting on this one and I’m finally feeling the pull of it as being imperative rather than merely tempting.
“But I did okay, didn’t I? I mean, I got, what, fifteen thousand years. That’s…
We all confront our demons at different paces and in different ways, and we realize our progress in different ways also, but keep going.