Why Dry Spells Are Good For Writers

It’s okay to have writing “seasons.”

Melissa Miles McCarter
Jul 14 · 4 min read
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It’s the summer, I’m happy, and things have been busy. These things are all intertwined. And it means I’ve put writing on hold. My writing output is in a dry spell. And I am okay about it. In fact, I think dry spells are good for writers.

I have learned to accept my dry spells.