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I Have Extreme Writers Block

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    Jumbled Mess

    My mind is a jumbled mess, so much going on up there at times that i can't really think, can't really pinpoint what is going on in my head. I go silent, maybe at times dull to the world, its kind of shittay to go through times like these. I want to write, i really do, i mean in...
    MiracleWhipTrickster MiracleWhipTrickster 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 16, 2012

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    I Can't Find My Words

    It seems sort of funny to have to write about not being able to write, don't ya think?  Well, at least I still have a sense of humour.  It's been a long time since I worked on my novel.  It seems that life has gotten in the way.  I was on such a roll...
    Dragonshadow Dragonshadow 41-45, F Nov 9, 2009

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    Invisbility

    My major problem with chp 3 now is how do I show the point of view character turning invisible. The myths say they just diappear (the people and their homes). But I cannot for the life of me figure out how to show that character turning invisible from his point of view. Anyone...
    dreamnoutloud dreamnoutloud 22-25, F Sep 1, 2010

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    I'm in my second year at university,

    and I study television production, and I'm pretty good at it. For my last year coming up, we have to come up with an idea for a half an hour programme, and on our first day back we have to pitch our idea to a bunch of professionals for the TV industry. Which, for a start, is...
    ellecausey ellecausey 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    I'm Not Surprised That...

    ...there are so few experiences shared in the "I Have Extreme Writer's Block" Group.  No one knows how to put thier experiences into words in this group, I suppose.
    Redeem Redeem 16-17 2 Responses Jun 22, 2009

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    Correcting A Novel

    I have basically finished writing my novel and by basic, i mean BASIC. i have a general text and it needs a lot of work. I know where i want to add things what i want to add but i just can't seem to express it properly
    jessiblankenship jessiblankenship 18-21 1 Response Feb 4, 2011

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    I Am Looking For Beta Testers For My Writers Block Course

    Hi all, I used to have extreme writers block as a poet and writer because of my fear of rejection (even writing this would have been a big deal for me a few months ago). I used EFT to overcome my writer's block. After my breakthrough I asked my coach to work with me to put...
    Codi0027 Codi0027 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 4, 2012

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    Thanks, Zoloft!

    I used to be an amazing poet and songwriter. I won awards for my writing and could write 5 good poems in less than an hour. Ever since taking and quiting anti-depepressants, my writing has been happening less and less. Now, I'm not even inspired to write like I used to be. This...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe 22-25 1 Response Apr 26, 2011

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    I have always turned to writing

    as a way of escapism. Somewhere where i was in control of whatever happened through my stories. Where i could express my tangled up emotions and thoughts through poetry. I am doing a creative writing degree, it's my last year so i am doing my dissertation, i have to write a...
    yellowfeelings yellowfeelings 18-21, F Mar 14

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    Am I Really A Writer?

    My whole life has been filled with some amazing stories! I used to struggle a lot with reading and writing when I was young. Then I took a Latin class in high school and my excitement for words got ignited. It was always interesting to me to see how our language(English)evolved...
    rmclin rmclin 51-55, M Mar 12, 2011

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    Extreme

    I can never write really well because I just don't know what to write. It takes a very long time for me to get inspired. 
    reset reset 18-21, F May 22, 2010

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    Stories To Tell

    I have always wanted to write a book, for a long time I thought of doing a true story, but I did not want to hurt many of those that would be in it. I have created characters for other stories and ideas, but it is like I have extreme writers block. I have also noticed that now...
    EM24 EM24 36-40, F Jun 9, 2013

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    Get Out Of My Head!

    I have so many stories waiting to be written shelved in my head that it's becoming quite crowded in there. The characters are fighting amongst themselves and I'm fairly certain a mass uprising is imminent. Does this revolt spell the end of my writer's block or the loss of my...
    Littlebrownbat Littlebrownbat 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    I love reading. I love writing.

    Writing a word, a phrase, or a sentence—sure. Writing a paragraph or a whole paper—unless its for school, nah. I can't even finish a single chapter. xP I've attempted so many times, but all my ideas go to waste. I've downloaded relaxing rainy mood songs (because I like...
    iUnicaHija iUnicaHija 16-17, F May 16

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    Sort Of.

    I have a couple of stories I'm refusing to write for one reason or another, so really it's my own fault. I've been spending time searching random groups to try and find something else to write about, but no far no luck :/This story itself is kind of scraping the barrel :)
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 13, 2010

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    Writers Block

    this may sound terrible, i'm probably misusing this sight, but i have a severe case of writers block, i love writing stories and i am trying to write a book but i've been stuck for about two months, and in these two months, i have been reading all about all of these terrible...
    sp0yuldbrat sp0yuldbrat 18-21 1 Response Dec 24, 2012

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    Its On The Tip Of My Tounge

    I'm writting here right now, because i honestly can't put words on this things that keep popping up in my head! I mean, i know where i'm heading with my story, i just don't know how to start it.I sit infront of the desk inside my room,then I begin to write on my laptop's notepad...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 23, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I reached a point in my novel where things are going to get pretty twisted and life changing stuff will happen. The problem is, I have no idea how to approach it. I mean I know the...
    hhalo hhalo 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I am so depressed. I literally think about killing myself every single day of my life, but I'm too much of a coward to go through with it. I'm sick of living. I have no friends...
    blipsycat1 blipsycat1 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I had this young guy block me because he got upset when I didn't ask him how he was and didn't apperciate my sarcatic repy to him
    mypath43 mypath43 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    It truly sucks having extremely painful periods. No doctor can tell me why I hurt so badly. I don't know if it has to do with PCOS or having cerebral palsy. No doctor has a...
    sweetstar1 sweetstar1 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I need a co-writer for a realistic drama novel about a woman in prison. PLEASE HELP ME!!!
    blipsycat1 blipsycat1 18-21, M Jun 28

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    my computer's running really ******* slow and it's throwing off the entire mood of writing. Even as I'm typing now, it's lagging hardcore and i'm sick of it. I'm writing a story...
    hornewrecked hornewrecked 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It tends to keep me from doing day to day things. I try to hide it by picking at my skin, cleaning, or puking. I try to write during it, but sometimes it gets so bad my mind kind...
    neptunegurl neptunegurl 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    I have extremely irregular periods. My first period came a bit earlier than for most girls, it hit me when I was 8, almost 9. For years they were extremely heavy and I was forced...
    CaraLina CaraLina 18-21, F Jul 12

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    Hello, New here....miserable and looking for advice, commiserators... anyone with similar symptoms... Any help, or relatable story would be so appreciated. I was recently...
    awildfly9 awildfly9 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    People have told me that I have extremely dry sense of humor. And that I got it from my mother. But I don't even realize it. It's just I have a very different perspective on life...
    Vanglak Vanglak 22-25, F Jun 27

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    Not by proxy, just Munchausen. This is not diagnosed, but I have extremely strong suspicions that my mother has this disease. I cannot even begin to list the myriad of "illnesses...
    keroseneyes keroseneyes 26-30, F Jul 4

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    I'm not sure if I do or not... but these are results of 3 online tests. The numbers don't seem that high, yet are classified as such. 1. Score 37: High (start point 30). 2. High...
    cutexmuffin524 cutexmuffin524 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    Don't Give A Damn That You Blocked Me
    michigan11 michigan11 22-25, M 14 mins ago

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    Not a lot of people seem to have heard about BDD. I've even had a few psychiatrists and therapists who had not heard of it. To quickly explain it before I really talk about how it...
    SailingwithSparrows SailingwithSparrows 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    Yes, I do have a name - Mz. *****. I am not your babe, baby or your honey, sexy, sweetie, sweetheart, darling. Call me babe, and you are blocked. It's quite simple really.
    whatyathinkaboutthat whatyathinkaboutthat 36-40, F 4 hrs ago

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    I am repulsed by them. I have encountered many and our personalities don't mesh. I try to tolerate them but sometimes I feel we speak in different language and live in a different...
    Susana1985 Susana1985 26-30, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Is hate a strong word? Possibly. It doesn't matter though. He doesn't respect me. He uses me emotionally when he feels alone. When he finally has what he wants elsewhere, let's say...
    NoMoreTearsToni NoMoreTearsToni 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    People like myself need to be encouraged to put her own needs first and to find a relationship that reciprocates. I have been way, way too selfless. A traumatic pattern of being a...
    Ajushi Ajushi 31-35, M 7 hrs ago

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    Not a good day at all! Swollen, hurting I just wanna curl up into a ball. Just one day is all I ask where my body didn't feel like it was giving up on me! The extremely hot sticky...
    butterflywings00001 butterflywings00001 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    This is my first post on EP. I'm so glad I found this app! :) I was diagnosed with Adult ADHD (predominantly inattentive) in the summer of 2011. My first experience with...
    I4n3 I4n3 22-25, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Why do people get offended if they get blocked ? Why take it personally ? We don't all know each other anyway . O_O I mean if " jackoffdude "is trying to send me a message , of...
    AEHeroine AEHeroine 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 29

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    Alright. So recently I've had some b*tches calling me out for blocking them. I block people for a reason. I don't "randomly" block (why would someone do that anyway?). I'll just...
    CutiePie199 CutiePie199 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    My blocking is actually quite simple. I don't ever feel like I need an explanation to block people. I can be as selfish or isolated as I want on this site. But I block those who I...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    Well I go to a girls club. And there is a girl there (lets call her Cocoa :p) and everyone there hates her. I personally do not, I just don't care for her that much. I'm not sure...
    aviodthisnoid aviodthisnoid 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I got blocked on Facebook for being honest again! (But Seriously I was trying to be a nice honest person like I was last time.) Blocker: /> Yesterday at 12:47pm I turn 18 in 2...
    itsjustbrit itsjustbrit 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Until things are better financially, my family & I are under the same roof as my mother for now. We had coinciding hard financial times, and at the time, it seemed logical to be...
    LizNiki LizNiki 26-30, F Jun 26

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    I am an extremely sensitive and jealous person thanks to this disorder. I always try and find a way to talk to friends, or even acquaintances so I can get to know them better and...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 27

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    There's me complaining about people blocking and I realise I was doing it myself....hypocritical mwua!! I found myself behaving like a petuant child on occasion, blocking ppl coz...
    strikeslucky strikeslucky 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    Well a user on ep by the name of "cuddlell" just blocked me. They asked me if I were married then asked what part of us I live in & what's my age. When they asked if I was married...
    aubreylovell aubreylovell 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 12

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    I got blocked by a few girls that I graduated with this past May from high-school. It wasn't that serious ether. Girl #1 blocked me for giving her a generous comment of how cool...
    Samaccino Samaccino 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I have been fighting this feeling for my entire life, sorting out what emotions are mine and what emotions are coming from those around me. I guess I was just scared that it would...
    Hiddenoutside Hiddenoutside 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    The ability to block someone is a good thing, but I hate it when someone blocks you just because you don't always tell them what they want to hear. You reply to their post once...
    Cristofori Cristofori 41-45, M Jul 1