How to cure writer’s block
I must say from the outset that I’m not a great believer in the writer’s block myth.
There always seems to be something that needs jotting down, so what’s the fuss? That said, there are days when I find it difficult to get enough words in the bank, but this is probably when I’m suffering from a lethargy attack or a plain old can’t really be bothered type of day.
As I appear to have fallen into two very different writing styles, deep dark and black and satirically witty this is unavoidable as there is so much middle ground to get lost in on my off days.
However, I have found a few tricky little techniques to overcome this void on some of the less than wordy days. Although difficult to put into clinical words, my techniques involve focus, concentration and application.
They are as follows:
- Umm? What was number one? Damn. I’ll get back to you on this. I’ve gone blank.