"You helped me is a tremendously powerful statement. I have heard it more in the four years since my first novel was published than I’d heard it in my entire life prior to being published. It gives me great joy. It helps me get through when the writing is crap. It helps me."
You can read Justine Larbalestier's entire post on why we do what we do over at her blog. Thanks to papertyger for tweeting me on to it.
Have a great weekend, and come back Monday for an extra-special surprise...