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I Want To Write, But I'm Stuck

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    Long-term Writer's Block

    I wrote my first story when I was 8 years old. It was a fan-story about Michael Myers from the Halloween movies. lol Ever since, I was hooked on making the imagination in my head real by writing it on paper. I wrote all the time, any chance I could, about any subject I could...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2012

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    Biggest Problem

    this is pretty much my biggest problem. I'll get a really good idea, and I'll start brainstorming. I'll get a good idea of what I want it to be, start writing, get to a certain point, and then back myself into a corner. It really sucks when I don't realize it until near the...
    Writing4Life Writing4Life 16-17 1 Response Apr 15, 2011

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    Stynch

    Amazing pitfalls, ruining my brain. People walking on me.. driving mei nsane. No ryme of reason, they're like dead air. The stynch of theyre cowardism is a strong despair. The whiinning of the nails on the chalkbord is what another day of this is, and everyday for one dollar or...
    chris245 chris245 36-40 Apr 11, 2011

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    ...can't Write

    I'm not sure why, but I always get stuck somewhere when I write.Lack of concentration, lack of imagination I'm guessing.It really does get annoying when I have a paper due though. 
    TideToGo TideToGo 18-21, F Jan 24, 2010

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    Whats The Point

    I'm a pretty fair song writer. I know this because a lot of people that hear my work absolutely love it. I have several great ideas in the works right now, and I'm working with two separate individuals, on two separate projects; but without the total support of all of the members...
    teleman teleman 36-40, M 6 Responses Jan 23, 2010

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    All The Time!

    I swear, I don't know if it's because I get bored with the idea or if I literally don't have the attention span. I try my best to come up with new devices to keep a story going...so far I have done so by shortening my chapters...but they are getting to the point where my chapters...
    EvelynRoseMarks EvelynRoseMarks 18-21, F Feb 14, 2013

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    I Need To Write

    I hve an inborn need to write, I have since before I was actually able too. I can remember sitting on the piano stool, banging away at the keys, papaer and crayon in hand, and my dad coming in from work asking fervantly, "what are you doing son"? And I said, " I'm writing a song...
    teleman teleman 36-40, M 5 Responses Jan 13, 2010

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    Writing A Book

    Now here I am just browesing my IE brain and coming up with some awesome story lines and characters and plots.....now to put in words that not using the same words over and over or just get the flow right... So that's that...see how I do it..BLAH
    usualkayaker usualkayaker 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 15, 2011

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