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I 100% understand how the dream of being a bestseller, etc…is fuel, but it shouldn’t be the reason propelling your craft. If you think you deserve all those things, AWESOME. A touch of self-aware narcissism can be damn good armor considering how soul-scraping this journey is .
But I hope you write not for the promise of bright lights, but because your story illuminates a corner of your soul. I hope you trust your voice more than you trust your critics and nay-sayers.”
The anxiety, of course, comes from the fact that it's hard to plan a future around something no one knows anything about. The only thing you can control is the work. So get back to it.”
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