n Isn’t it better to write when you’re inspired?

First thoughts

Isn’t it better to write when you’re inspired?

“A lot of times you don’t feel like writing and you just have to stick it out. Sometimes I start work not remotely in the mood but after about an hour it starts getting okay. As an adolescent one was mood-driven. You can’t be mood-driven as an adult.”

“Writers who believe in waiting for inspiration tend to put off writing. Professional writers make sure they are inspired at a set time every morning.”

“You must be able to write without being inspired. That’s the difference between a professional and an amateur. A professional hairdresser can do a good haircut even when not inspired to.”