If you are a regular here you will have seen the wonderful lists that Traci Kenworth posts with the mother lode of blog posts. Today Traci has written a guest post on Sue Vincent’s blog and tells her story. One of courage and persistence and she is finally preparing to publish her first book of eleven that she has written. Please go over and offer her your encouragement.
I’ve been afraid my whole life. When I was in school, from elementary to high school, I was bullied. I came from a poor family and didn’t have the right clothes, looks, or weight. I’ve always written. I used to make movie scripts for my Barbies and my cowboys and Native Americans plastic figures. It was just something I did. I didn’t think much on it. When I went to college, I pursued my dream of Equine Science, that’s horses in case you were wondering.
Due to finances, that dream didn’t work out for me. I came home from college after a year-and-a-half, feeling like an utter failure. Seeds had been planted in me though prior to my leaving. I’d watched three films that year: Stand by Me, Dirty Dancing, and The Lost Boys. They all made an impression on me, especially Stand by Me. I’d read Stephen King’s…
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