That Magic Moment

By Mary Jo

One of those questions authors get asked regularly is when we knew we were meant to be writers.  I was asked this recently and remembered that I once blogged on this topic in the Dark Ages of the internet–over ten years ago in June 2006.  I decided to look that blog up and see what has changed.  My answer hasn't, but the publishing world has.  

Diabolical_baronoriginalSome knew they were born to write from their earliest days.  I am not one of those.   The bald fact is that I knew I was a writer when I was offered a contract for my first book.  Boringly mundane, no?  Yet it’s the truth. 

 

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