Writer’s Block

With less than a month until the deadline for the Foyle Young Poetry Award, I have never wanted so much to write a poem but just can’t get the words onto paper. I have writer’s block! And it couldn’t have come at a better time! (note the sarcasm.) But with this horrible disease, I have found that worrying about it won’t magically produce a poem- worrying about anything, really, won’t help it. Forcing a poem won’t have the same effect as one that just comes naturally out of you. It’s annoying because I can feel little fractions floating about in my head but I can’t grab them and put it into a poem. So, I am going to try and not worry about it but still try to write some poems. Wish me luck…

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One thought on “Writer’s Block

  1. Something will come at just the right moment, and maybe the Pattersons can give you some inspiration over the next few weeks!!! 😉

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