Yesterday, a blog that I submitted to The Huffington Post was published. I screenshotted it. Yes, I did that. A post that I wrote about pausing to find your pause button. Published. As in online. On. The. Huffington. Post. I immediately felt like I needed to hit the pause button and share the news with family and friends.
Where do these dry spells come from? Why can they take days or weeks or months to pass? Does everyone suffer from them? Many writers do, and I always enjoy reading how successful writers deal with the ugly monster of perfectionism or when the creative well dries up. How do you write when life gets in the way of inspiration?