Goodreads asked Teri J. Dluznieski:

How do you deal with writer’s block?

Teri J. Dluznieski I read a really great book- years ago, "on Writer's block." It had some really powerful perspective-changing insights. It changed my perception of writer's block and my relationship with "being stuck." Now, if i am stuck, I look at two things... because a block is actually a gift and a message. So, if I am blocked, I step away from my work. I know either I have chased away the inner creativity, or... there is some piece of story-information that needs to percolate. I no longer view a block, as an enemy..or a challenge, but rather as important information- either about my state of mind, or my story:)

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