Most “I followed my dreams” stories seem to be written after the author is cozy in their new life. Seldom do we read accounts of people in transition and hear about the doubt, uncertainty and fear that accompanies new journeys. I am about to quit my job and move to LA to try and make a living as a writer. I don’t know if I’m at my most inspired or most delusional. I went to Don Quixote for answers.   Somewhere along the line, I became obsessed with the word “quixotic.” According to Wikipedia, it means, “Foolishly impractical, especially in pursuit of ideals; marked by rash, lofty, romantic ideas or extravagantly chivalrous action.” The word originated from the literary character Don Quixote, the hero…