The creative juices are flowing; things are happening in your story and you can’t stop. And then you do. You’re characters are stuck. You can’t figure out where to go from here. Dum, dum, dum… You are suffering from writer’s block. Or are you? Go back and reread over your work. Did you stick to the plot that you had, or did you go off on some tangent that took you down the rabbit hole rather than the yellow-brick road? While one should not be so regimented that they force themselves to stick to a plot structure, a writer should revisit their plot often. By looking at the plot ideas and the writing combined, you can often work out where things were derailed and get the story back on track, getting those creative juices flowing again.
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