To me, race and politics always seemed like such gimmicky, easy topics in standup. And then I tried doing standup myself, and it completely changed my mind.
It is one thing to live with our own depression. It is quite another to be around those who are suffering from it.
The things we’re always putting off, our big dreams, also happen to be the biggest regrets of those about to die.
Maybe instead of asking if there is a life after death, we should ask if we are living before we die.
We are used to thinking of positivity being a wonderful trait. In fact, it’s usually quite the opposite.
The potential for creativity to transform our lives and world is unparalleled. But first we need to fundamentally change how we think about it.
Sometimes it’s the smallest things in life that teach us who we’re meant to be with. And remind us why we will always stay together.
Is… is it possible?
On the complicated story of how I got sucked into a political mindset, and what I lost along the way.
One day, he was just… gone.