Did you see this? Read what I wrote for East Nasty here, or read on below!
In January, I found out that my teaching position is being eliminated next year. I am losing my job. But don’t go feeling sorry for me. That bad news gave me permission to leave teaching for a writing career—something I’ve feared and put off for years. What if I’m no good? It’s the same question that had plagued me about running. That day, I went to Fleet Feet and bought a new pair of running shoes. After fourteen years fearing being the last one in the pack—Mark Miller convinced me to come run with East Nasty.