Looking elsewhere for that motivation to write? Thinking of all the adoring fans and loved ones? Don’t. Ultimately, you are the only one who will care about your writing — and especially to care enough to follow through with it:
The only person who will ever care about my writing life is me. Nobody will do it for me because nobody can do it for me, just like nobody can lose weight for me or go to the dentist for me. If I don’t do it, it doesn’t get done. The moment I started to care about my writing life, it changed.