• Author Insider,  Introspection

    A Different Kind of Writer’s Block

    I am not the type of writer that struggles to come up with ideas. I have, in fact, more ideas for stories than I would be able to write in my lifetime. But I have definitely suffered from a different kind of writer’s block. So much so that I went over a decade without writing a story. My writer’s block came from anxiety. From a constant fear of failure, of not being good enough, of not measuring up to other writers. I spent a lot of time coming up with countless ideas and fleshing out characters and making up worlds for my stories. But I did so at the expense…