“What do you do?”
Should I say I’m a Writer?
You know that point in a conversation at a party when someone asks, “What do you do?” I always hesitate. Should I say teacher, or should I muster all my courage and say writer?
If I say teacher there’s a path of conversation, that follows: the age of the children, the subject, etc. I do not mind this conversation. I take every opportunity to educate people who…