Does anyone have any suggestions for getting pass a writer's block?

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  1. JustWrite7 profile image62
    JustWrite7posted 8 years ago

    Does anyone have any suggestions for getting pass a writer's block?

  2. Andy McGuire profile image66
    Andy McGuireposted 8 years ago

    *PAST a writer's block. Sorry. Grammar nazi.
    It depends on what you write about; I like to write humorous articles and when my funny hormones aren't flowing through my brain like they are supposed to, I feed my brain copious amounts of comedy, from my favorite movies to some of my favorite websites, like Cracked.com or Funnyordie.com

    Basically, take yourself back to the places that inspired you in the first place.

    1. JustWrite7 profile image62
      JustWrite7posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      hmmm...past vs pass...now you've presented another dilemma for me...i have a bachelors in English and i was sure that i had selected the correct word...thanks grammer nazi for giving me something else to rack my brain with...

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    RTalloniposted 8 years ago

    1. Make yourself read something that is out of your range of interest. 

    2. Go to a park and do some people watching, observing behaviors.

    3. Practice some tried and true writing exercises.

    4. Read a book about writing: http://juliedeneen.hubpages.com/hub/Bes … ve-Writers

  4. tksabresinos profile image61
    tksabresinosposted 8 years ago

    Go for a walk that relieves stress. Sometimes looking at things a different way will help so do something that maybe unfamiliar to you. For example listen to music you wouldn't normally listen to. I'm a musician so this advice works more for me. Try to not stay to comfortable keep that feeling of "new sensation" alive.

  5. krillco profile image88
    krillcoposted 8 years ago

    The answer to the question is in your name.

    1. JustWrite7 profile image62
      JustWrite7posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      touche'...

  6. multiculturalsoul profile image79
    multiculturalsoulposted 8 years ago

    To get past writer's block, I make seven "stops." Mainly, I stop taking myself and my writing so seriously, and this relaxes me.

    To see the "7 Stops," read on ...

    http://multiculturalsoul.hubpages.com/h … ters-Block

    1. JustWrite7 profile image62
      JustWrite7posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      thank you kindly for sharing this hub...it was funny, yet insightful.

      i understand now that i'll just have to shake things up a bit.

  7. safiq ali patel profile image76
    safiq ali patelposted 8 years ago

    Deep breath, relax, lay down. As you rest your head and body the creative energies will start to flow again. Avoid coffee and stimulants of any kind.

    1. JustWrite7 profile image62
      JustWrite7posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      thank you!! i will definitely try this...

 
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