Can we keep this just between you and me?
The worst mistake I made at the start of my writing career was deciding I had the chops to make it as a journalist.
My next mistake was deciding I should only write what I love.
Deciding it was okay to write just at the weekends and not during the week, because I was busy.
Here are ten truths I wish I knew back when I decided I wanted to become a professional writer.
(If I’d know these 10 truths, I could have avoided my embarrassing mistakes)