Famous Last Words
I find it amazing how many time in my life I’ve been told something and thought “Whatever” and it comes to pass.
Like “You should be a teacher”. My response was “I don’t like kids”. Nearly 20 years later I am a mom, youth track coach, and children’s author. Oops! – Should have listened!
Another one sticking in my mind right now is a writing college professor that told us just how much research goes into writing. I hadn’t planned on writing historical fiction – just how much research could there be?
It’ll be a while before I get my novel done. Sixteen pages in I have found I will be relearning what I know on the war in Northern Ireland, possibly making an appointment with the INS…
It will be interesting.