Ever since her debut novel Solitaire in 2014, I have followed Alice Oseman's writing and artistic journey. Not only a novelist but also a talented comic artist and YouTuber, Oseman has obtained a level of creative success at 23 that is rather hard to comprehend. I Was Born for This is Oseman's third novel. A review.
I could never draw stars as a child. In fact, I used to be scared of them. How could anyone draw something with five perfect sides? A reflection on my inability to draw stars and overcoming my fear of imperfection.