I feel fine and I’m going to the international party tonight and I have had tainted motives in the past but I simply want to interact whole heartedly and meet new people and be simply myself. That had been difficult lately, but I’m going to do it.
"When you were in high school and college, and you were kind of allying yourself into certain musical genre like I was, my friends were all listening to AC/DC, and then, for whatever reason, I went for The Smiths. And it was a way I defined myself as an individual. I think when you are younger, you get very protective and defensive of your own identity, and you wanna validate your position in the world versus other people, something like that… But as you get older, you grow up and you realize… you just start to find the beauty in so many different things that you kind of maybe turned your nose up at"