Do you ever feel as if you’re cheating on your character?
My darling Zoe is a fictional child from my first picture book, not yet finished. She mirrors me, and since I haven’t yet figured myself out, Zoe’s story remains unanswered.
I am moving on — seeking new muses and fresh story ideas — but I feel shameful.
Have I let Zoe down?
Writing the first book is difficult. There’s so much to learn. And then, more…