“The first million words are practice.”
A note before we get any further: I’m a “1/2” fan of Stephen King. Half of me loves him. The other half of me shudders at the thought of reading one of his horror stories. Put Cujo, It, or Rose Madder on my bedside table and I won’t sleep a wink.
“Write a thousand words a day, and in three years you will be a writer.”