Sometimes writers need a boost to get through the hard days; the ‘my book sucks’ days, the ‘there’s no hope’ days. Take heart from these words of wisdom.
I didn’t even get to feel unique in my despair.
In the long run, curiosity and stamina trump talent.
This is one of many reasons I’m glad there’s a SFF blogosphere – at least we all talk about books and help sidestep a lot of potential pain for new authors.