Getting Unstuck

Confronting Writer’s Block Head On

Writer’s block can be difficult to navigate.
Illustration: John Merigliano

The Monster in a Box

Stagnation is an annoying obstacle that keeps you from getting your work done. This is also known as writer’s block. Writer’s block can occur at any point in your project. Initially, you might begin with a clear idea of what you want to do. The problem is, you can’t bring yourself to actually do it. On the other hand…