I'll be honest, I'm not good at sticking up for myself. I'll stick up for others, all day long, but myself? No. I make enemies because they're jealous. Jealous of me smiling or cheering. Well I'm going to let them be jealous, because jealousy is a sin.
Creating beauty has long been something I aim to do on a regular basis. I get frustrated when I have no time for creative endeavors, so this is a good reminder of other ways to create beauty in the world. Sometimes, it's as simple and powerful as a smile.