A story is not a single thread but a matrix of threads woven into a fabric, not one starting point, no primary direction, only words criss crossing a terrain of interlocked thoughts, enmeshed psyches, and interchanging energies; and telling a story is not unraveling but helping to see the whole cloth.
It doesn't matter where I begin but that I start, not the direction I take but that I'm moving, not ending the tale but revealing the conditions that give rise to the telling.
This is a story about freedom: freedom as a beacon of choice, freedom from fear, creative freedom, artistic freedom, freedom of belief, habit, and gratification, freedom to become congruent with destiny, directives, and deep needs, freedom to find our true nature.
Already lots of threads to travel. Let the journey begin...