I Hate Writer's Block

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    Something Has To Give

    It is in the stillness, lights dimmed, not a sound to be heard, but the tick-tock of the clock in the background. I sit in my favorite chair, comfortable and relaxed, readying myself to grasp on to an inspiration with the point of my pen. Creeeaaak goes the door. It is my cat...
    GalileosFinger GalileosFinger
    31-35, F
    Oct 29, 2012

    I used to be an avid reader

    and writer. Writing would help me vent my emotions and make me feel so much better about everything. I was actually (I think) good at writing, too, and that boosted my self-esteem loads. I would write stories for a while when I was younger, but then I lost concentration and...
    myanonymity myanonymity
    18-21, F
    Jun 5, 2014

    I hate it. Makes me feel stupid.

    And when that happens sad to say I give up on what I'm writing even if it has a damn good plot going for it.
    Longpatrol90 Longpatrol90
    22-25, M
    Oct 24, 2015

    That sensation of emptiness

    when you have so much to write but you just can’t formulate your thoughts into coherent sentences or find the right words to use. That feeling you get when you’re staring at a blank computer screen, the curser flashing at a steady rate, as if egging you on, eager for you to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jul 11, 2014

    When I want to write,

    I always get writer's block and I never seem to get anything done if I get frustrated. What I do is to listen to music and relax, this must always inspires me to write newstuff.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 4, 2014

    I Want To, I Do

    ...But I can't! I want to write but it's like I'm staring at a brick wall. As therapeutic as writing is... I can't. I want to.....  
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 12, 2009

    Crippling And Near Constant

    I love writing. There's nothing more wonderful in my mind than the craft of words, the creation of new worlds, and the ability to present my ideas in ways my broken interpersonal skills cannot. It's easily my strongest talent, a natural gift I first discovered at a very young age...
    LostLuggage LostLuggage
    18-21, M
    Nov 13, 2011

    IheartCupcake IheartCupcake
    22-25, F
    Feb 24, 2014
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