"I'm writing a first draft and reminding myself that I'm simply shoveling sand into a box so that later I can build castles." 
-Shannon Hale-
"You write to communicate to the hearts and minds of others what's burning inside you, and we edit to let the fire show through the smoke."
-Arthur Plotnik-
"If I waited for perfection, I would never write a word." 
-Margaret Atwood-
"There is no limit to how rough a rough draft can be." 
"No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft." 
-H.G. Wells-



"It is perfectly okay to write garbage-as long as you edit brilliantly." 
-C.J. Cherryh-

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