When You Receive Proof Your Words Resonate

Realization Happens To Each Of Us In Our Own Time

And since one of my nicknames is Gabby McGabby, you can certainly appreciate the magnitude of this happenstance.

Like, wow, I had no clue. Light bulb? Illuminate!

And I simply love to read them and try to respond to each.

I’m here to tell you, folks it never really occurred to me my work was even capable of doing that. For so long I’ve just been focusing on the work, pouring out pieces each and every day. I’ve been writing what I wanted to write, whether fiction or heartfelt. I was just letting the words flow.

For me , humble pie time to be sure.

As far as my family’s concerned my ego’s already overinflated. Old P.G. He thinks he’s all that and a bag of chips.

And then that just happened.

But then there’s that one day, there comes that one moment in a writer’s life when we realize not only are we making an impact on ourselves, but we’re impacting others as well.

It’s one thing to receive feedback on a story. Yeah, I liked it. No, I hated it. What the heck were you thinking when you wrote that danged atrocity P.G.?

It’s an entirely different thought process when you realize your story has resonated with someone and made an impact on them.

Wow, like heavy folks. Speaking of heavy, this is not, nor should it ever be, a weight of the world on your shoulders kind of feeling folks.

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A published author enjoying married Texas bliss. Dog person living with cats. A writer of Henry James' stories. Featured In MuckRack. Top Writer In Fiction.

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