Political Correctness

On Blockage

If you are hearing voices inside your head, you might as well put them to work. But according to my friend Stephen, it kinda sucks when they go on strike.

Stephen Metcalfe

Writer’s Block: A condition in which a writer is either unable to produce new work or experiences a creative slowdown.

It should be so simple.  I don’t know if it’s age, the anxieties, stress and uncertainties of the current times, but lately it feels as if I have lost my ability to create.  It’s never happened before.  In a forty-odd career (odd is an understatement), I’ve written twenty-two stage plays, written or rewritten over thirty screenplays, created four TV pilots and in the last ten years have written five novels, three of them published (ONE RIGHT NOW!), the other two waiting their turn.  And now, I’m stuck.  I have ideas, but they don’t coagulate.  The words no longer flow.  The voices that have always been ringing in my head are no longer speaking.  What gives? 

Is this solitary endeavor finally getting to me?  You go to your desk; you face…

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