I’ve been feeling this need to write on a constant basis. I look at what other writers are doing, and I think “Wow, I feel like writing now.” But then I click on another blog post and read some more about writing. I’ve read books, blogs, twitter feeds, and still I think “I will definitely do that in the next piece I write.”
Then I read yet another blog post, find someone else to follow on twitter, re-tweet some advice on how writing is the process of doing, and then I look up writing prompts.
This insanity is known well by the writer community as Writer’s Block. He’s a common villain in many how-to books, and the disease that he infects you with is one that has no cure. Well, none other than just writing. Continue reading