Whenever I see a new e-mail address among the comments on my blog, my heart speeds up a little. Sometimes it’s in dread of a rude, nasty scolding (which a lot of my writings get, funnily enough; it’s what happens when you commit yourself to honesty and truth). Other times, less frequently, it speeds up because I get to see things like this:
In case you’re wondering where that appeared, it was here. Thanks, Greylyn, for that inspiring feedback. It made my day.
Sabina, I have to say that this was one of the most effective and beautiful blog posts I’ve read in a long time.Because I’m 17, ubergeeky, overweight, antireligious, bisexual, and just plain weird to the kids I go to school with. Kentucky isn’t the state for me, and my town is one of the worst.A guy got paid to dance with me at this year’s prom. I have been asked out at least three times as a joke. Yeah, real funny guys. I’ll remember that when I’m your fucking boss.Thank you for showing me that kids like me can grow up and gain elegance. Thank you.