2001-03-07 02:42:52 (UTC)

Don t be surprised if someone..

Don't be surprised if someone quotes your own rules back at
Treat your writing as if it were the holiest thing ever
had. The Universe is an orderly place these days, perhaps
more orderly than
you want.

Avoid clutter -- give away what isn't immediately useful in
your life.

Try to be comfortable among people who are different from
you. Acknowledging
diversity is different from discussing it in depth. It's
more important
to recognize the things that you all share.

If you must throw your passion into something, at least be
sure that
it's fun. Intensity might burn careless practitioner and
bystander alike. You feel far too good to notice the