Millions upon millions of people talk about writing a book. Most of those people never get around to starting. Far less of those people get around to finishing the first chapter. Even less make it through the first draft. And barley any of them actually make it to the finish line: the finished manuscript. I know that there are other gut-wrenching obstacles to get through — such as finding an agent and publication — but if you are able to get your final draft done, is the worst behind you?