Sometimes writer's block isn't so much a block as a distraction. Maximize your efficiency by removing distractions during your work time so you can really focus on your writing.
- [Instructor] Writing is a sacred thing, … and I truly believe that it has to be treated as such. … Respect the art of writing, … and the art of writing will respect you. … Give it the deference, reverence, … and, most of all, prioritization that it deserves, … and you will get the most out of it, I promise you. … But the problem is most of us don't prioritize our writing. … We prioritize everything else, … our phones, our Apple Watches, our televisions, … the news, social media, emails, video games, … that meaningless text message from your best friend, … telling you about their dog's favorite new chew toy. … Believe it or not, sometimes we writers … will do everything in our power not to write. … We look for distractions. … We invite them in as a form of procrastination. … I'm just going to check email, and then I'll write. … I'm just going to answer this email, and then I'll write. … I'm just going to wait for a response, and then I'll write. … I'm just going to comment on this one post, …
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