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How do you deal with writer’s block?

Lynette Washington I don't believe in writer's block! I believe in writer's doubt. I think it's doubt that blocks us - doubt that we are good enough, that we have anything worth saying, that anyone will ever want to read what we write.
My solution to that problem is to write uncensored. For me first drafts are always uncensored. I don't question myself as I write, I just dump it all on the page. Raymond Chandler is reported to have said, “Throw up into your typewriter every morning. Clean up every noon.” This is a policy I live by! It does lead to enormous, and sometimes very ugly clean-ups, but I never suffer from writer's block!

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