By Annette Rey
Lonely Tower Dwellers Get Boring
Most writers would be happy sitting in a lonely tower, watching life passing by below their only contact with the outside world. They dream of a world where creativity is the only currency, where the necessity of promotion, advertising, cover art, synopses, queries, and other thieves of time do not exist.
But, even Thoreau had to mix with society to achieve publication. And so, we must do the same.