by Megan DiMaria
I’ve been thinking about defining moments lately. As an author, they populate my books. As a human being, they have shaped my character and my choices.
I’ve often heard good fiction characterized as real life without the boring parts. That’s very true, and both fiction and real life have defining moments.
Defining moments can be good as well as bad. The good — the day you know you’ve found “the one,” or the birth of a child. [...]