“Your Bracelet,“ she said. "Acheronta movebo.’ It doesn’t mean ‘Thus always to tyrants.’ That’s 'sic semper tyrannis.’ This is from Virgil. 'Flectere si nequeo superos, Acheronta movebo.’ If I cannot move Heaven, I will raise Hell.”
The point is that when I see a sunset or a waterfall or something, for a split second it’s so great, because for a little bit I’m out of my brain, and it’s got nothing to do with me. I’m not trying to figure it out, you know what I mean? And I wonder if I can somehow find a way to maintain that mind stillness.
Sometimes, I write about my own life. And sometimes, I write about
situations I see my friends going through. Sometimes, I write about a
scene I saw in a movie. I take inspiration from all different places.
It’s hard to say what different topics inspire me the most. I think
people inspire me the most. If I meet a person who is incredibly complex
and all of a sudden, I start thinking in rhymes, that person could be a