Cold turkey through writer’s block

Recently I have struggled on a daily basis to think of things to write about online. I cannot use the excuse of not having any spare time to blog as I have had more than enough time on my hands recently. Facing up to writing an original post has been like looking up a mountain. I just couldn’t bring myself to type the words. Continue reading “Cold turkey through writer’s block”

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Put down the phone and read

It is fair to say that I have been building up to this decision for some weeks now possibly brought on sooner by lockdown and the time I have been afforded due to this. As much as I have had a thirst for information endlessly scrolling through apps and news feeds I have equally had an urge to do the opposite. Longing to detach the phone from my right hand and quietly sit and read a good book. Continue reading “Put down the phone and read”

Overthinking

As the title suggests I am massively guilty of overthinking when it comes to writing and blogging. In fact, I have just had a whatsapp conversation with a mate of mine about the very subject. Far too often I come up with writing ideas and within seconds have talked myself out of writing with any number of reasons why not to publish. Instead I should take my friends advice and just write.

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