While the revolution will be certainly televised, it strikes me that there is a strong possibility that the revolution will also be crowd-funded.
Art makes us feel less alone. It makes us think: somebody else has thought this, somebody else has had these feelings.
There are two worlds we live in: a material world, bound by the laws of physics, and the world inside our mind, which is just as important.
When I'm putting a story together, I generally know the ending and a couple of the points halfway through, and I've got sort of an idea about the beginning, and although I do write the story one sentence at a time, when I'm thinking it up, I'm thinking it up all at once.