“So long as you write what you wish to write, that is all that matters; and whether it matters for ages or only for hours, nobody can say.”
–Virginia Wolfe, A Room of One’s Own.
“There is a difference between a book of two hundred pages from the very beginning, and a book of two hundred pages which is the result of an original eight hundred pages. The six hundred are there. Only you don’t see them.” –Eliezer ‘Elie’ Wiesel