A Lifelong Dedication to One Thing ~ Nicki Chen

Reblogged from Behind the Story:

Autumn Trees – The Maple 1924

I run into people at writers’ conferences all the time who say they’ve wanted to be a writer for as long as they can remember. And I think that must be a wonderful thing. They have a lifetime to work on the one thing they care about.

On the other hand, in this century we talk a lot about reinventing ourselves, changing careers, learning new things. And that, too, is an attractive prospect: to open our arms wide and taste all that life has to offer. I tend more toward the dilettante’s way of life, but I can’t help but admire someone who devotes her entire life to one thing. Georgia O’Keeffe was one of those people.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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