Prototyping is NOT meant to be saved. You cannot cling to it because you're afraid of throwing away time. You exchanged time for knowledge.
15 years ago, people thought GameSpy made me up and would call the offices, not believing that a woman would run the biggest Quake site.
Game development is no longer an elite club. It's open to the masses. If you think that's bad, maybe check your personal insecurities.
My feed is a complete split personality: black people are currently witnessing a raging war, and white people don't even see it.