|Career or published?|
Kristine has an excellent post about the difference between viewing your writing as merely getting published or as a career. The question is are you satisfied just to call yourself a writer or do you want a writing career? Is seeing your name in print enough or do you want to earn your living from your writing?
Be advised this is a v-e-r-y l-o-n-g post so get a -v-e-r-y b-i-g cup of tea before you sit down to read it.
To find out how to tell what kind of writer you are, tootle on over to The Business Rusch: A Career Versus Publication