Depends on the peculiarities…

Jul 16, 2014 | Beautiful Prose, Things I wish I'd written

There’s a point, around the age of twenty, when you have to choose whether to be like everybody else the rest of your life, or to make a virtue of your peculiarities.

…from The Dispossessed, by Ursula K. Le Guin.

I’m reading sci-fi now, if you can’t tell, and feel that by and large, being the best genre writer is like having the prettiest yard in the trailer park.