"I, little fish, shall venture forth..."
Jupiter: The Eternal Optimist | Author Interview with Dipa Sanatani
Jupiter is a character that displays silent strength. We often think of strength as bravado and toughness. Yet, I believe real strength does not thump its chest to intimidate others. It is born out of compassion for all living beings. Believe me - it is far harder to exercise compassion than it is to gain power through intimidation.
Mother Mari’s Gift: A Story of Rain
I stare out at the storm that's brewing in front of me and quickly make the assessment that this is not the time to go anywhere. I remember how I'd once read that before the time of Genghis Khan, the Mongols were afraid of thunder. I imagine how terrifying this spellbinding sight must have been for agricultural societies. And yet - rain was a blessing. Without water, crops would never grow.