Don't get excited. Seriously. I don't usually post this much. But I came across something while blog-browsing that I had to share.
CLICK HERE to read author Annette Lyon's detailed answer to a blogger who asked her why it takes so long to get a book published.
Annette is truly a gem and an asset to any aspiring author. My suggestion is to become a follower on her blog. Word Nerd Wednesday is my particular favorite--but I'm kinda word-nerdy myself. :)