Goodreads asked Barbara Mathias-Riegel:

How do you deal with writer’s block?

Barbara Mathias-Riegel I try not to dwell on it. Usually, I see friends, get out, clean drawers (!!). Another "trick" is to beef up my reading and take notes in the margins or on a separate pad (I don't use my kindle). Then I collect those notes during my writer's block time -- all in one box-- so that I can use the material when the flow returns.

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