I am going on a holiday to visit gardens and castles in Kent,
England! It will be the first time since my marriage nearly 20 years ago
that I'll be travelling without my husband and kids. I'm scared stiff
to say the least.
What if hubby doesn't manage to handle the kids?
After all, they're both in puberty and very easily annoyed. What if
they have to live on muesli and pancakes for the whole week? What if it
keeps raining and our house is flooded? What if my dog stops eating
because he misses me so much? What if... But probably not.
knows exactly that everything will go well. It's just this over-active
imagination dumping horrors on me. I wonder how people who aren't
authors cope with these things. I can sit down and write a story where
all the bad things happen increasing the catastrophes until the world
explodes. After that, I can set aside my worries because my emotional
side finally understands how unlikely these things are. But what do you
do (no, not you, author. The one beside you)? Let me know, please. I'm