My friend Kelli Owen is a talented author and proprietor of one of the more interesting writer’s blogs around. She recently started a “Writing 101″ series featuring guest authors and focusing on important lessons we wish people had told us when we were just starting out. Previous installments were written by Jack Ketchum and Lee Thomas. Now it’s my turn:
Click the text above to read the whole essay. I think folks will like it, but mostly, I hope it helps them (or you, if you’re just starting out in the business) learn a valuable lesson early on, so that no one has to make the same mistakes I did.