The father explained to the daughter that she would just have to wait and see if she would be discovered.
When trying to make it at anything it takes effort and push.
Sure anyone might just happen to be discovered through a lucky unbelievably fortunate moment. But how would the young girl be discovered as a singer if she was not heard singing?
You get better at writing, by writing. When your material is good enough to be published, make it happen. Escalate it from there.