This shocked me.
In one of the writer's groups I'm in, a woman told us how she'd been excited about her plans.
She wanted to write four books that year. And she said that to her daughter.
The daughter's reaction?
“Ha! You've not even been able to write ONE book the last four years.”
I cringed when I read that.
That's something of a dream-crusher, isn't it?
Especially coming from somebody close to you. A daughter.
But it could have been a spouse. Or a friend.
The best way to get back at them?
By writing the darn book!
Here you are – make the joke on them: