“…unless it comes unasked out of your heart and your mind and your mouth and your gut, don’t do it.“
We are told to pursue our passion so frequently, that that idea sometimes feels like white noise — ever present, but not really there.
If so, Charles Bukowski may provide the jolt you need.
In this brief spoken-word video, we have excerpted portions of his poem so you want to be a writer? so his challenge applies to all professions, all endeavors.
“…if you have been chosen, it will do it by itself…”
Otherwise: Don’t do it.