7 Strong Opinions For Artists Who Want To Be Great:

Don’t Eat Fat Chunks Of Half-Cooked Mediocrity

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Eight years ago, I finished writing and revising my first literary novel (Graphic The Valley, Simon & Schuster). While I went through the whole publishing process with my book, which took a year — big revisions, small revisions, copy-editing, covers, blurbs, publicity, etc. — I almost destroyed my…