“I feel that all this Twittering and social Facebook is better than nothing,” Kingston said, “but we really must have some time when we are physically in the same space and able to look directly into each other’s eyes and perhaps touch each other.”
Because, she says, everyone has a story to tell. “When you take an ordinary life and go deeply into one’s own history,” she says, “that’s when the most incredible myths and stories come up.”
Maxine Hong Kingston. Story here.