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How Publishing My First Novel at Twenty-Five Almost Ruined Me for Life

I thought I was the exception to every rule about writing being a hard living. I got exactly what I deserved.

by the time Prufrock

Twilightso gendered.


I want, I want, I want.

how do I sell these books, why aren’t they enough, how long will it take—could

I want, I want, I want—

why won’t my books sell why do I write,

Writing is hard,

writing is hard,

writing is hard,The Bluest Eye