"If the story’s been done before (as is the case with so much white American-European fiction), write it anyway.
Write it. Because it comes from your personality, your knowledge, and your heritage. That story will contain your passion. Write it and let it find its audience." ~ Kristin Kathryn Rusch (Great blog post! Read it: http://kriswrites.com/2015/03/25/business-musings-controlling-the-creatives/)