What if Madeleine L’Engle Hadn’t Dared to Dream?

2017-08-18T13:19:59-04:00July 9th, 2007|Dare Dream Do, Personal|

Said Mrs. Which in the beloved children's book, A Wrinkle in Time, You have something that IT has not. This something is your only weapon. But you must find it for yourself. One of my beloved childhood books was A Wrinkle in Time. As I read the below passage from Ms. L'Engle's memoir A Circle of Quiet, I couldn't help but wonder, what if she had given up on her ambition, if she hadn't dared to dream? She writes, "I am often asked how I came to write A Wrinkle in Time. Even with all the hindsight of which I am capable I can't quite explain it. It was during a time of transition. We had sold the store, were leaving the safe, small world of the village, and going back to the city and the theatre..."