The Real Poop
Odds of Getting In
Odds of Hanging On
Career as Depicted in Popular or Unpopular Culture
Tools of the Trade
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You are only as good as your last hit. So they’d better all be hits. All of them.
There are many factors that go into that glowing New York Times review. Sometimes Ben Brantley is cranky, sometimes he didn’t have his morning BM, and sometimes a combination of both.
You’ve got to have some thick skin, incredible luck, and a touch of insanity to hang in there.