|All the drama was exhausting.|
Couldn't do it.
I made the mistake of reading the bio. No good, I told self. Why? It's all true. It's me, it really happened. Maybe it needs more reality...
But really, does anyone care that I'll devour chocolate chip cookies and can't keep a full package in the house. Is letting them know that I once killed an influx of spiders with a can of hairspray relevant? Seriously, none of that was there but what was, well it just wasn't grabbing me. Maybe there's only so many times you can read about your own life - or at least skim the surface of it.
So back to square one and the original bio. You know I think I agonized too much. I love reading biographies, what was so hard about writing a brief bit about myself? Once I sharpened and shortened, it's not bad. I think it's interesting and well, it's all true. It's my life, short form, the relevant parts... the bits that hopefully really matter to me as a writer - and the rest, well I'm not filling in the blanks at least not this go around...
Cheers to Canada Day!
and to the upcoming Fourth of July!