Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Picking Your Battles
And I. . . well, I had to be the mega-bitch.
No Xbox, no going over to his buddy's house because he did not get all his work done because he spent three hours fighting me over one stupid algebra problem.
So when you get that publishing contract, remember this one little question: what's really important to you? Is it the cover, the edits, the money? Or is it something else? Because I can guarantee you one thing--you won't get everything you want. And if you fight too much over something relatively small, you may end up losing everything.
Welcome to real life.