The only concept or experience or core belief that I can attribute my other-ness to is that I just started out a weirdo and I stayed a weirdo. And it took me a long time to embrace my outsidership and see it as a strength rather than a weakness.
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
Worship is a way of seeing the world in the light of God.
Lately I did a film called All I Want for Christmas and it was well received....