Posted on 10/20/2020 at 10:33 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit, our RSS feeds were full of tips on how to keep writing in spite of it all (in addition to exhortations to not let it stifle your creativity).
Here we are, seven months later, and we’re sure that many writers are still struggling under the strain of this health crisis.
But even if you aren’t, chances are that at some point, you’ll encounter an emotional block.
Author and editor Nancy Stohlman suggests thinking like a rock star, in that situation.
By that, we mean channeling your pain into your creative content — notice that musician Taylor Swift’s heartbreaks have yielded several successful albums?
Stohlman knows that it isn’t always easy, which is why she’s shared her tips for easing yourself back into writing during tough times on C.S. Lakin’s Live Write Thrive blog.
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