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Picture of a pen on lined writing paper on a computer keyboard.
Jul 15, 2015

Andrew Smith recently visited our Leawood Pioneer Library to speak about his writing.  One of the things he shared is that he has been a prolific writer since childhood even though no one knew it for most of his life.  He only decided to start showing others his work and enter the business of being an author as a role-model when his 9-year-old son expressed an interest in writing as a career.  Even then, he didn’t like the thought of others reading what he had written.  Halfway through his pu