On The Importance of Parental Guidance

April 14th, 2005 · No Comments
by Booksquare

“I wanted to be a writer since before I knew how to read, but my parents are immigrants and they believed that pursuing such an impractical profession would lead to a life of grief,” she [Lan Samantha Chang] said with a laugh, adding that her parents years ago had read about Iowa in a Chinese newspaper and admired it as a haven for writers.

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