She flutters and scurries sharing beauty where she lands
A beauty only reveled by the touch of her soft hand
Blending to conspire moving forward with the breeze
Concealing her intentions she brings me to my knees
For moments only her company is mine
But as the fabled pumpkin our enemy is time
To bask in the warmth emanating from her soul
Is far beyond worthy any toll
My lovely butterfly a feeling so divine
To pursue with my net I am so inclined
To catch this wondrous creature and press against my heart
Could crush her gentile structure and cause her to depart
Oh how I wish someday to truly understand
The secret to keep her company in my eager hand
I want to thank everyone who’s been so kind in the wake of our announcement about this Comedy Central opportunity. The messages, comments, blog posts, and emails have all been insanely nice and it means the world to me to see them all. It’s very motivating and makes me want to get this thing right even more than I already did.
With that in mind, I feel like I wanted to just put my motivation out there publicly. This is for a few reasons. First off, I’ve always felt so strongly connected to the fans of this show and feel like they are a huge part of the process. People are already posting suggestions for the pilot on our message board over at the main web site unsolicited, and I think that’s the best. I read them all. Also, I think it’s interesting to let you guys see my thought process - I have a chip on my shoulder and often think about why and this should show that off. Mostly though, I feel like I put this out into the world it will force me to live and die by it a bit more - declare something publicly and you are accountable for it.
So why are we doing this? Why take this thing we love and change it? What motivates that?