In the face of horrible tragedy, words seem irreverent. Tonight, I'll only say this, in the form of borrowed words which have become my mantra. “There is nothing in this world/ that cannot teach us love.” (Ruth L. Schwartz, Miraculum)
Yesterday, my 14 year old stepbrother emailed me a copy of the novel he's been working on. I opened the Word document entitled "Cupid" - not really sure what I was expecting to find. What I found put me to shame. The document was 100 pages long. Surely, if my 14 year old stepbrother can write one… Continue reading On Producing
Yesterday I stumbled across this article, and as a two-month-old college graduate, I found it particularly striking: https://80000hours.org/career-guide/job-satisfaction/ Essentially, the article debunks many common myths that we hold to when it comes to our "dream career". Before I read the article, I'd already been thinking about this concept quite a lot (as most college graduates do,… Continue reading Passion vs. Career: Must I choose?