So glad I'm not the type of mom that keeps me kids from living a childhood. Sad some parents expect to not allow their kids to have sweets and ect. Some parents should know that kids are only kids once let them enjoy it.
Stop asking yourself what if you can't do it, and instead as yourself what if you can? What if you can write a bestselling novel? What if you can accomplish your dream to be a published writer? If you're willing to work for it, you can.