13) Don't be a complainer and a whiner. Don't blame everyone else when you receive a rejection letter...learn from rejection.(14) Follow up on every opportunity....people make their own luck, because luck is simply being at the right place at the right time. (15) Don't let writing take over your life. (16) Do give yourself permission to take a breather...sometimes we simply need a break.
It's all good sense. The list is from an article published in the RWA magazine