40 Things to Give Up for a Better Life
#25 “Writer’s Block”
We came to understand that the blockages weren’t an interruption in the process, they were part of it.”-John Cleese, “Creativity”
Writer’s block is one of the writers worst fears. But the more I write, the more I realize John Cleese was right. Blockages are a part of the process. They slow us down and give us time to process.
So today I’m deciding not to give up on “writer’s block,” but to look at it differently. Maybe I can use it as a timeout to process and make wise decisions.