Lit Hub has a compelling essay by “The Last Illusion” author Porochista Khakpour about her struggle to survive early in her career as a novelist.

via Porochista Khakpour on Starving as a Young Novelist — Longreads

I read the excerpt, then I clicked on Read More, and I did. then I became lost in the reading. Please do yourself a favor and follow the path to the article. – Sharon