A good friend of mine was fond of reminding me to celebrate all the small things in life. I finally made it to a place where I remember to do this on my own.
For me, once the book is written and turned in, there are three events in the journey that feel really good:
1. When the editor finally says the revisions are over. "We're moving to production."
2. The first time I see the cover art.
3. And this one...