It was also my mother who taught me never to be bored. She was a writer and an artist, and when I had nothing to do as a kid she would always hand me a pen and paper and tell me to draw a picture or write a story.Goodreads.com. (2020). Meg Cabot Quotes (Author of The Princess Diaries). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/11654.Meg_Cabot [Accessed 1 Feb. 2020].