Interesting essay about the craft of book evolution

This article explains how a successful and published author received a rude awakening when he submitted the first draft of his book. After taking the time to process what was being communicated, and resisting the temptation to respond with a “f**k you), he re-wrote the entire book.
The money quote is this one:

The first draft is for the writer. The second draft is for the editor. The last draft is for the reader.

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