“The job — as well as the plight, and the unexpected joy — of the artist is to embrace uncertainty, to be sharpened and honed by it.”
Absolutely true. Was just discussing with someone yesterday. If you insist on a plan, fine, but know that you will be foiled many times.
"The writing life [and the creative life, too,] isn’t just filled with predictable uncertainties but with the awareness that we are always starting over again."
See on www.brainpickings.org