I hate first drafts, and it never gets easier. People always wonder what kind of superhero power they’d like to have…I wanted the ability for someone to just open up my brain and take out the entire first draft and lay it down in front of me so I can just focus on the second, third and fourth drafts.

Judy Blume, http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/jacketcopy/2012/04/festival-of-books-judy-blume.html#sthash.wZKPRT5L.dpuf