Fucked up is easily more interesting than pretty…
It’s a simple statement that, if it’s taken at face value, says quite a bit about the maker that believes it to be true. It’s a safe leap to assume that anyone using this as a precept to propel a body of work forward is a sure sign of someone perpetually in search of problems to work through and/or problems to rally against.
Unfortunately, I believe in this precept.
I apparently need drama in my story line in order to validate the story.
There’s no real story happening without the story being shaped by at least one struggle.
It’s as simple as that.