“The problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue but that they are incomplete.” – Chimamanda Adichie
“For the first couple of years when you’re making stuff, what you’re making isn’t so good.” – Ira Glass
“As authors, sometimes we want pull back before things get too awful for our sweet, precious characters.” – Jodi Meadows
“Do not grow so attached to your own writing that you are incapable of cutting unnecessary elements simply because they hold special meaning.” – Erin Bowman
Mistakes newbie fiction writers tend to make and how to avoid them.