One must not humiliate people—that is the main thing.
Anton Chekhov in a letter to his uncle (January 1887)
—I’m sure there exists many requirements for good writing that take precedence over this one sentiment, but my favorite writers and my favorite novels never divest their characters of humanity and understanding.
Tell that to every single person in the public eye. Most celebrities need to follow this.
I have become my own version of an optimist. If I can’t make it through one door, I’ll go through another door - or I’ll make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present.
If my blog became a Chekhov fandom, would that be counterintuitive?
#karma #bitch #youRaBitch #truth #spokentruth #straightup (at 7-Eleven)