I came across this little beauty this week and it really caught my eye. Partly because it’s advice from one of my favourite authors, so of course anything he says is gold. But because it really set me back a notch and helped me to relax about my own writing.
“Writing isn’t about making money, getting famous, getting dates, getting laid, or making friends. In the end, it’s about enriching the lives of those who will read your work, and enriching your own life, as well. It’s about getting up, getting well, and getting over. Getting happy, okay? Getting happy.”
– Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
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