Me at LifeAsAHuman.com - In the Beginning: How the World Is Born
"In the Beginning: How the World Is Born":
It was a frightening realization at 13 when it occurred to me that I was not only the author of collections of words, but also the author of my own life. Paper, the supposedly safe and secret buffer between me and the world, was not the middleman I had assumed it was. Paper gave flesh not just to the words but to the ideas behind them, and the ponderous responsibility of that power terrified me.