However, I did take away one clear message that was delivered again and again, one keynote speaker after the next. The message is simple:
Do the work.
Some of the authors and illustrators have been putting in the work for years, getting up early and staying up late, all the while constantly honing their craft. I've certainly put in my 10,000 hours, but that doesn't mean I'm a master. I've got to double my efforts, especially now since I have two projects in the works. I want to turn the two into four, eight, and beyond.
So, how do I plan to apply this lesson to my life? I'm dedicating my mornings and or evenings to
Wish me luck... Or should I say, wish me duck.