Teju Cole Eight Letters to a Young Writer_ by Teju Cole "Above all else, resist the temptation to be trite." This is not a review as much as a collection of impressions. I recently went through a period of "writer's block." Nothing severe - I was burned out, having participated in one writing challenge after another [...]
The Blunt Instrument is a monthly advice column for writers. If you need tough advice for a writing problem, send your question to email@example.com. Dear Blunt Instrument, My questions … Source: » How Do You Know If Your Writing Is Any Good?
You stare and stare at the page, but you just can’t get yourself motivated to write. Nothing you write feels right, anyway. In fact, nothing about this process seems to feel right. You’re bored and uninspired, and the whole writing process is feeling stale. It’s not writer’s block—you’re stuck in a creative rut. 5 Ways to Get Source: [...]