Originally Posted by kaufmannp
I realize that I could very well finish the thing only to find that what looked so amazing in my head, (sort of an internal star wars reel with my own creation of galactic adventures...no ewoks), turns out to be utter crap.
It's an issue that most (if not all) of us have struggled with.
This is why we do rewrites, and get critiques, and do more rewrites. Most first drafts are awful. The real question is, how much time and effort are you willing to devote to making it as good as you can make it?