…f others, most you will never meet, and your work will be boxed in, smothered, not allowed to grow. Questioning your work is normal. Questioning the value of your work is a death knell that only you can hear. The choice is yours, Aspiring Writer. Choose well.
It takes a moment of extraordinary clarity to walk away from someone, something, someplace that you are intrinsically attached to. It takes even greater discipline to keep moving forward and resist turning back. Especially when the road ahead remains unclear.