Factober

As a kid, I was always into art at the same time as computers, and eventually I realised I was making more interesting stuff with my keyboard than with my hands. I really enjoyed modifying computer games more than playing them, so that got me into programming.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

...the natures of solitary people are apt to have more unmapped country in

...the natures of solitary people are apt to have more unmapped country in them than worldly folk imagine. They see and think and do things peculiar to themselves, and one may turn up buried treasure in them at any moment. ("Absolute Evil")
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

My mom has always been my champion. She was very smart and grounded. She sa

My mom has always been my champion. She was very smart and grounded. She said, 'Save your money. Pay your taxes. Don't put everything in one basket,' but she let me explore and be creative.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I don't look at myself as a hero or smart person. I have a seventh-grade ed

I don't look at myself as a hero or smart person. I have a seventh-grade education, but I've had a lot of fun.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Being generous or doing things for others actually makes me feel good so I

Being generous or doing things for others actually makes me feel good so I don't do it because I hope karma will come round and get me and I'll benefit from it.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I didn't feel very lucky. Why me, I kept asking myself. Why had this happen

I didn't feel very lucky. Why me, I kept asking myself. Why had this happened to me?
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I don't go by the rule book-I lead from the heart not the head.

I don't go by the rule book-I lead from the heart not the head.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Dew moves mountains.

Dew moves mountains.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Here are the two states in which you may exist: person who writes, or perso

Here are the two states in which you may exist: person who writes, or person who does not. If you write: you are a writer. If you do not write: you are not. Aspiring is a meaningless null state that romanticizes Not Writing. It’s as ludicrous as saying, “
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The English, by and large, being a crass and indolent race, were not as kee

The English, by and large, being a crass and indolent race, were not as keen on burning women as other countries in Europe.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

To every bad there's a good and to every good there's a bad. And both are p

To every bad there's a good and to every good there's a bad. And both are pertinent to the lessons of life, and the building of your character or individuality.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

We look wishfully to emergencies to eventful revolutionary times ... and

We look wishfully to emergencies to eventful revolutionary times ... and think how easy to have taken our part when the drum was rolling and the house was burning over our heads.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I wished, as it were, to procrastinate all that related to my feelings of a

I wished, as it were, to procrastinate all that related to my feelings of affection until the great object, which swallowed up every habit of my nature, should be completed.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago