And in that, I am free.
Build your author platform.
I sat down with the author.
Think about the kind of life you want to have and what kind of writing career would fit into that without having to win the writing career lottery.
As a first-time novelist, the internet was my go-to guide to the mysterious world of publishing. Yet the Internet only led me so far.
Although she calls it ‘a violist’s Book of Job,’ founding and leading the Momenta Quartet is a longtime labor of love for Stephanie Griffin, as she tells us in Music for Writers.
The middleman can be an agent, a teacher, a mentor, a boss, a company, a parent, a standardized test, a whoever. Every day there is a new middleman trying to put their hands on your private parts and squeeze until you give them their imaginary cut on your art, on your soul, on your hard work.