How Do You Overcome Writer’s Block
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I’ve adopted a trick from Hemingway’s playbook—in a letter offering advice to a young writer he wrote:

“The best way is always to stop when you are going good and when you know what will happen next. If you do that every day when you are writing a novel you will never be stuck. That is the most valuable thing I can tell you so try to remember it.”

So now I always (try to) stop before I run out of creative fuel, while the iron is still hot. There’s nothing better than that feeling of jumping out of bed in the morning knowing exactly what you’re going to say next…