A. "Write what you know" means learn more, not write less.
A. I go through phases, because once I realize I'm over-using something I try to delete it from my vocabulary. Right now it's "Seriously?"
A. The ability to laugh at oneself as needed, a desire to learn, and the strength to be gentle.
A. In my next life, I want to be a housecat. Naps all the time!
A. I'm not sure I believe in 'perfect' happiness, since the awareness of being happy also requires the knowledge that there is UNhappiness, and.. okay, being too philosophical, I know.
Perfect happiness for me, I guess, is that moment when you turn to share something -- a joke, a sight, a thought -- with someone, and they're right there, ready for the adventure, whatever it is. The moment of discovery, and being able to share it.
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