You call out your hero’s name in bed
You speak in a made up language and wonder what’s wrong with everyone else
People on the street remind you so much of your characters, you call them by name
You nearly have a car accident because you’re thinking about your story
You find yourself scouting locations while running errands
—You might be a novelist
Dellani Oakes is a novelist who has done at least four of these things, possibly more, but she’d never admit it in public. To buy Dellani’s books, visit here.