"I bought a journal which was terrific in format. You didn't have to write every day ... could skip weeks ... and it asked you questions, such as "Did you call a friend today?" "What's the weather like?" You haven't…"
"I was a writer before I was a mother (before hs, actually), after I became a mother, and still working at it to this day. For a period, I was in a situation where I had to hide my writing, but I am free now. I used to write about the children when…"