Goodreads asked Ellyn Oaksmith:

How do you deal with writer’s block?

Ellyn Oaksmith Never use the words writer's block. People give writers too much credit for their supposed art. It's a craft that you have to apply yourself in some way every day. An attorney can't get blocked. A chef has to produce food. A teacher has to teach. I have to write. 20 hours a week.
Ellyn Oaksmith

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