When did you realize you wanted to be a writer?
I’ve known that I wanted to write since I took journalism in the 7th grade. I figured out pretty quickly that I didn’t want to be a journalist, though, since they have to cover big events like wars and droughts and epidemics. I’m more of a stay-in-my-clean-safe-house-and-make-stuff-up kind of gal. Thankfully, that worked out for