There are so many actions to take in life, and you can never fully predict what consequences those actions will lead to.
I have felt recently (the past year or so) that I have been drifting somewhat...stumbling into actions rather than driven towards them.
I had a great conversation with Lovah last week in which she expressed - incredibly powerfully - a vision of how she wants the world to look at the end of her life. That conversation and vision has spurred me to formulate what means the most to me and to create a combination Mission / Artist Statement.
My hope is that this is something that can drive me towards, and steer me.
I would love to hear what you think.
Artist Statement & Mission.
I will use my writing skills to…
I will only engage myself with projects that build towards one or more of the above.
I will progress using a wide range of projects: plays, screenplays, articles and essays, and books. Also volunteering, donating, and general awareness-raising of these issues.
Before I take on any project I will ask myself how can it be used to further one or more of these goals. If it cannot, I won't do it.
Lastly, if something is not a “Hell Yeah!” then it is a no.
All projects and efforts will bleed with the values of:
By the end of my life: