Success changes you.
I’ve heard this repeatedly: getting published will not change a damn thing in you.
That is a blatant lie. I knew it was a lie when I heard it, because it always struck a wrong chord within my bullshit detector. But until today, when I had a little epiphany, I didn’t understand why I never believed it.
I used to think, bitterly, “How can they, the published authors with agents, say that getting…