My Mini Manifesto...

I. I believe stories unite us and make us human.

II. I believe we can write and rewrite the story of our lives.

III. I believe in seeking meaningful discomfort, good trouble, and creative tension.

IV. I believe life should be more like the movies.

V. I believe in growing without growing up.

VI. I believe in seeking first to understand, then to be understood.

VII. I believe “normal” is boring.

VIII. I believe “white hot and passionate is the only thing to be.”

IX. I believe “the only constant in life is change.”

X. I believe stories, and the people who tell them, have the power to change the world.