Who Am I Now? By Erin Farwell

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Who Am I Now? By Erin Farwell

Very introspective post written by Author Erin Farwell on introducing yourself as an author.

Writing Wranglers and Warriors

IMG_3021_1 Last month I shared my blog spot with a twelve-year-old girl who had an intriguing response to the question of “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Lately I find myself asking a different question, “Who Am I Now?”

There are things I know about myself. I am a wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend. I can point to the people in my life who prove these truths, which reassures me. I am also a laundress, cook, driver, and reluctant housekeeper. These things I can also see and know.

Then there is who I used to be. I was a kid, a student, then a lawyer and consultant. For many years people looked to me as an expert in specific, sometimes esoteric issues related to health care and physical medicine and rehabilitation. I had a known place in an established career.IMG_0715

After we adopted Willow from China…

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About L. LEANDER BOOKS

Author of Fearless Fiction, L.Leander is an author, freelancer and songwriter. She says she credits her love of singing to her father, and her artistic talents to her mother, who was a painter. Both loved to read and write poems and short stories. "Nothing makes me as happy as curling up with a good book, or my guitar," Ms. Leander says. INZARED, QUEEN OF THE ELEPHANT RIDERS is the author's first novel. She is currently working on the sequel and a non-fiction series.

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