Now, your father was captain of a Starship for 12 minutes. He saved 800 lives, including your mother’s and yours.
If you were a real superhero what would you fight for?
He transformed the pain of his tormented life into ecstatic beauty. Pain is easy to portray but to use your passion and your pain to portray the ecstasy and joy and the magnificence of our world, no one had ever done it before. Perhaps no one ever will again.
“It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”
saying feminism is unnecessary because you don’t feel oppressed is like saying fire extinguishers are unnecessary because your house isn’t on fire