Everything I have ever felt and thought about and having to put myself out there as an author while being paralyzingly introverted.
A strange thing happened on the way to the blog. I received an email out of the blue from someone I’ve never heard of. That’s not so strange in itself; I get enough spam to feed a spambot until it vomits flowery poetry.
What was strange is that it was a request for an interview. This wasn’t the usual, “Let’s fill out interview questions and share them on each other’s blogs to cross promote ourselves,” interview request. This was a straight up, “I want to interview you.”
It surprised me. The first thing I did was check the email address it came from. It looked legitimate. Then I skimmed (that’s what my eleven year old called it) her online. I Googled, found and checked profiles on Facebook and LinkedIn, investigating if the person looks legitimate. She looked legitimate.
It was time for the, “Oh, uh, wow?” moment. Me? …
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