I think when we’re young, we believe we have limitless potential and nothing can stop us from doing the things we dream about, even if that isn’t actually true.

I also rarely ever fantasize anymore about my personal life. It is what it is, and it is not likely to change. My fantasies center instead around my fiction writing. My characters come to life for me oh, and their fantasies become my fantasies.

This is one of the reasons that writing fiction is so important to me.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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