Factober

Music pulls words from the heart and inspires brilliance.

Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Follow @factober on Social Media

But as I began to write this book, I realised that without the whole truth

But as I began to write this book, I realised that without the whole truth my life would have no power, no real meaning. With the help of my mother, the memories of our lives in North Korea and China cane back to me like scenes from a forgotten nightmare.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Preparation is a mentality... With wrestling being my background, I've alwa

Preparation is a mentality... With wrestling being my background, I've always learned to overwork, overwork. Work, work, work, work. It's not always the talented that wins, but it's the one who puts in the most preparation and thought into things.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I Want you to know one thing, I will always be true to you, and I will alwa

I Want you to know one thing, I will always be true to you, and I will always say to you, I love you.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I'm cute - and God I hate that. Because that's not cool. I'm like your niec

I'm cute - and God I hate that. Because that's not cool. I'm like your niece, and nobody wants to date their niece. It's the chubby cheeks. The whole reason people voted for me on American Idol is because I'm an everyday, normal girl.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Bridget's anger evaporated and the sadness came back. The anger was easier.

Bridget's anger evaporated and the sadness came back. The anger was easier. She owned and controlled it, whereas the sadness owned her.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Republics are ungrateful.

Republics are ungrateful.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Justice can only be delivered by someone who doesn't care to about how much

Justice can only be delivered by someone who doesn't care to about how much he's paid, or where he is in the chain of command. Someone who's ego won't be inflated by grandeur or power. Someone who won't be influenced by this guy's being the CEO of this or
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Our memory fragments don't have any coherence until they're imagined in wor

Our memory fragments don't have any coherence until they're imagined in words. Time is a property of language, of syntax, and tense.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

It may sound corny, but what's wrong with wanting to fight for your country

It may sound corny, but what's wrong with wanting to fight for your country. Why are people reluctant to use the word patriotism?
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

One of the fascinating things about our lives - and minds - is that tend to

One of the fascinating things about our lives - and minds - is that tend to spend years wishing and wanting others and the world around to see in us that which we ourselves do not appreciate fully.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The choice we face is not, as many imagine, between heaven and hell. Rather

The choice we face is not, as many imagine, between heaven and hell. Rather, the choice is between heaven and this world. Even a fool would exchange hell for heaven; but only the wise will exchange this world for heaven.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Syldor was not a land of oppressive rules, roles, and labels. Here, love an

Syldor was not a land of oppressive rules, roles, and labels. Here, love and power were open to, for, and between all; woman or man, rich or poor. What mattered was the sharpness of your mind, the speed of your blade, and the heat of your touch.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago