When Camilla Gibb realised in her teens that what she really wanted to do in life was write, she found herself surrounded by people who tried to talk her out of such an impractical career choice.Read the whole piece here.
Among them was her English teacher who told her, “You’re only 18. What are you going to write about? Have a life first. Go to university and study something that will teach you about the world and then if you still insist on writing, you will have so much more to bring to the page.”
Sunday, April 01, 2007
A Camilla Cameo
My interview with Canadian author Camilla Gibb in StarMag today: