Secret Habits To Be A Successful Writer

7 habits to overcome writer’s block!

Gaurav Sharma
1 min readApr 3, 2024


Facing a blank screen with a blinking cursor can be daunting for any writer, often leading to dreaded writer’s block.

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At times, ideas seem to elude us, while other times, articulating a great idea becomes a struggle.

This frustration can disrupt our consistency and leave us trapped in the darkness of writer’s block.

Ready to break free and become a captivating writer? Here’s how:

Discover 7 powerful habits that have proven effective in my journey as a writer:

  1. Hand-Copying:
    Replicating excellent writing by hand helps internalize effective techniques.
  2. Walking:
    Regular walks enhance creativity and focus, boosting productivity during writing sessions.
  3. Reading Aloud:
    Vocalizing well-written material improves writing skills and sparks creativity.
  4. Journaling:
    Daily journaling fosters consistency and aids in overcoming writer’s block.
  5. Meditation:
    Just 10 minutes of daily meditation reduces stress, enhances concentration, and stimulates creativity.
  6. Watching TV:
    Analyzing movies and TV shows teaches valuable storytelling and dialogue skills.
  7. Doing Nothing:
    Allowing the mind to rest and wander generates brilliant ideas.

These habits have transformed my writing journey, and I’m confident they can do the same for you.



Gaurav Sharma

Gaurav Sharma is the Founder and CEO of Attrock, a results-driven digital marketing company. He also contributes to top publications like HuffPost, Adweek..