I hear writers complain over and over again about having writer’s block. In fact, the other day I actually overheard a lady on my morning commute tell the person next to her that she believes writer’s block is an illness of the mind, and that some people aren’t meant to overcome it.
I think it’s time to set the record straight: There’s no such thing as writer’s block.
Wait, let me say that again. There is no such thing as writer’s block.
There’s writing, and then there are the excuses you make for not writing.
Writer’s block isn’t real
I Googled “writer’s block” and the following definition popped up from Wikipedia: