Like any creative person, I too, from time to time, face the dreaded “WRITER’S BLOCK” and to tell you the truth it is like one of my worst nightmares come true (in my list of worst nightmares it is just above waking up one day to find there are no potatoes left in the world and just below discovering that I have to hold hands with Golem, while trying to slide down a lizard-covered wall!)
And as I asked around, I came to know that I am not the only one, a lot of creative people face this creative block from time to time and for all of them it is a FRIGHTENING experience, as if someone suddenly sucked out all the oxygen from the atmosphere and left them gasping for breath.
I also got many tips from everyone for overcoming the creative block. These range from the usual to the downright weird.
The tried and tested methods to break a creative block
The first few are usual: