This is an incredibly helpful article. I will share it with my aspiring novelist friends, many of whom are card-carrying members of the MFA in Creative Writing Club. You put a lot of work into this piece, and I really appreciate the effort that went into it. The publishing landscape has been in flux for a long time. But comprehensive data like this is a service to serious scribblers. Thank you for writing it!

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