From articles about startups & geek culture to career & life advice, these are the thoughts on the Tip of my Tung.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Advice: "Try" from Marjorie Liu

Thursday, December 30, 2010 Posted by Unknown , No comments
Marjorie Liu--writer of Black Widow, X-23, Daken--wrote a blog today that I felt was important to share on this the Eve of New Years Eve because it relates so much to what I believe and what I want this blog to really be about. Riddled throughout my writings there is a constant theme of "trying". Depending on your belief system, we only get 1 shot at life, and if we never try then a life of monotony is going to be the only outcome.

So check out Liu's The Night Before for some words of advice from one of Marvel's best female writers. But for you lazier readers, here's the important beat:

"That’s the first step, you know. That permission you give yourself to try — to try anything. To try and be happy, even."