You don't have to be a parent to remember that pain and mistakes are a critical part of growing up,
None of us can do anything serious in this world if we don't look after ourselves while we're doing it.
I am pretty sure the cruelest force in the universe is time.
These are, I suppose, basic human questions, the things we all have to work through eventually: life, death, hope, and love.
Depression is the world's most effective gaslighter.
We need dreams of all sizes to drive and sustain us. And we need connection, however tenuous, to get us through the here and now.
You remain what I needed you to be: a solid foundation for everything I still want to do with your characters.