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As a child, what did you want to be when you became an adult?

  1. Esenbee profile image60
    Esenbeeposted 5 years ago

    As a child, what did you want to be when you became an adult?

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  2. backporchstories profile image80
    backporchstoriesposted 5 years ago

    I began to fall in love with writing at the age of ten when I moved from the town I was born in to a big city with no friends.  I used the writing to express myself and my deep thoughts.  As time went by, I began to see myself as an author.  I wanted to be the next great author carrying the great last name of "Wilder".  Life and marriage came along and so did a career in accounting, so my writing dream became a hobby.  I have since publish a few things, but like they say, if you want to write....keep your day job!

    1. Esenbee profile image60
      Esenbeeposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      lol, well there are some writers who can solely depend on writing as a career but yes until that happens, you have to keep your day job! lol

  3. Ellana317 profile image78
    Ellana317posted 5 years ago

    Call me crazy but when I was about 5 years old my godmother asked myself and a few other children what we wanted to be when we grew up and while everyone was giving the typical answers...police officers, nurses, doctors, and lawyers I looked at her with 100% certainty saying, "I want to be the preachers wife."  LOL...  I suppose I had no idea that wasn't actually a profession.  LOL...

    1. Esenbee profile image60
      Esenbeeposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      LMBO!!! I like this! smile

  4. sethpowers profile image67
    sethpowersposted 5 years ago

    I always wanted to be an archaeologist, but then I grew up and wasn't as fascinated by dinosaurs, realized I hated the pragmaticism of science, and focused on something more creative.

    1. Esenbee profile image60
      Esenbeeposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Cool smile

  5. duffsmom profile image61
    duffsmomposted 5 years ago

    When I was little all I wanted was to become a mom and housewife.  Those dreams changed when I got older.

    1. Esenbee profile image60
      Esenbeeposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Wow

 
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