Yes, it has been fifty years ago. In those day of old the book ‘ Weep not child’, written by James Ngugi, was published. The writer of this article (another Ngugi) puts forward the mental attitude needed to write a book, but also the mental attitude that we see in the characters in this classic book.
Do you take things as they come or do you want to make a difference? Is it all about yourself or do you want to focus on helping and coaching others?