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When I am directing, it is much, much, much, much, much different. I’m a much more practical person in the world, I show up on time, I am very rigorous about scheduling, and I am very focused. But when I’m writing I am just a big, irresponsible mess and I’m just impossible to get in touch with, and I don’t spend time with friends.
Turning 30 was really big for me. I can get really stuck on ‘I don’t like this or that about myself.’ I’ve found that the only thing that breaks that for me is being able to spend time alone, going to the movies by myself or going to art museums alone. I do that a lot. I’ve discovered the importance of even 15 or 30 minutes a day where it is just me.
I used to suspect that in the brain, time is its own representation. I now think the problem is so much more complicated. Initially I was rather impressed by the experiments showing that on complex problems, subjects who are distracted do better in getting an answer than either those who answer immediately or those who spend time reflecting on the problem.
People concentrate, particularly for their own purposes, on dividing people, and it’s just not necessary. If you actually spend time with somebody, in 10 minutes, you’ll find something in common, and it’s powerful when you do. When you find you’ve got something in common with somebody, all of a sudden, you’re friends.