That Indie Life: The Other Way

Being true to oneself and one’s intentions can be an arduous journey. Words spoken, felt and meant in movement, in film, on canvas, on the stage, on the page. Stories woven, your own funds and energies spent. Was it all worth it? you ask. Yes. You volunteered for this worthy task. It’s the sometimes-weary winding road, the dusty trail, the surprisingly scenic route. Racing heart, firm resolve and well-trodden boot. It’s who we be. Rebels with a sacred idea which we want left untainted, uncorrupted, undefiled, gracefully unpolished to share. I wouldn’t change it for silver or gold. Being true to oneself and one’s intentions is treasure for the unconventionally bold. It’s the other way. It’s the only way for some under the sun. You don’t have to agree, just consider…

© IC Blackman 2018