Unless you are lucky enough to be born into a family with money, or win the lottery, or both, it can be difficult to make it as a writer. While some authors reach a level of success that enables them to quit their pesky day jobs, this can take years or, sometimes, a lifetime. Working odd jobs is a routine stage in the careers of most writers, and there are many famous authors who have worked gigs that make your college job rolling burritos look like a vacation. But can you guess which ones?
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