Are you gearing up for your first novel? Do you have it all laid out in your head and envision the grand book tour that will follow its release?
The painful truths that lie ahead of you should be unveiled before you sit down to write. This isn’t meant to be scary; it’s just a fact that every new writer goes through. The more you prepare yourself for them now, the less they will sting when they happen to you. The article that follows will explain seven of the most common pitfalls of becoming a writer. Prepare for their harsh reality, and you can bust through them as they hit home.