Love. Fall in love and stay in love.
Write only what you love, and love what you write. The word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.
I am the most miserable person who ever lived,” he said… “You are young, and in love,” said Primus. “Every young man in your position is the most miserable young man who ever lived.
-Neil Gaiman, Stardust
My problem was that no one ever needed me as much as I needed them.