LeGrandzilla Musings #6The Cost and Benefits of Being MeMore Like This
How I am perceived and defined by those around me.... And how I perceive and define myself.... What makes me happy? What do I get excited about? What makes my heart beat faster?
Am I a waster of time? Am I a creator? Am I a pathetic loser?
It depends on who you ask, I suppose.
I had a guest in my home. He came downstairs where I was watching a Godzilla movie scene for reference for a diorama project. He was hoping I would be watching basketball.
"Why are you watching these stupid cartoons instead of the game?" He chided.
I was at work, wearing one of my many Godzilla t-shirts. Because I like to.
A co- worker asked me, "What are you, twelve?"
I was working on a portrait for one of my friends. A relative asked me how much I charged to do one. I told him I did them for free, for my friends.
He shook his head in disgust. "Why would you d