When Your Gifted Child Tries Impossible Things

When my daughter, Annette, was six, she read Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring and was so indignant that she began her own book, Pesticides Are Ruining the Earth. She wrote one or two chapters, and then other ideas took over, so she never completed the project.

I wasn’t disturbed because I knew her impulse to write would continue, though likely her topics would change.


About Rebecca Hein

Author of A Case Of Brilliance, her memoir of her discovery that her two children are profoundly gifted
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