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Writer’s Block? These Tips Can Help

You may not be superhuman, but there are ways to hack through the humps

Frustratedly, you close your laptop and proceed to binge-watch Netflix for the rest of the day

Or perhaps we writers are just a bunch of petulant sissies more willing to fall back on

Whatever the case may be, we all experience blocks from time to time

After a comprehensive review¹ of the relevant research, Psychologist K

It’s a fact: our brains need more downtime, and the burnout many of us suffer from

During the making of Lord of the Rings, Elijah Wood could doze off at a moment’s

Josh Willink takes 10-minute naps with his legs raised above his chest and feels like he’s

I personally tend to feel pretty groggy after one, and many, like my partner, struggle to fall

We spend so much of our lives in a constant state of stimulation — smartphones, streaming, television — we

So give your dopamine receptors a much-needed break and just…do…nothing

You could sit in the garden and take in your surroundings, or lie down in a dark

Okay, when I say stimulants, I don’t mean you should consume excessive amounts of benzedrine like

I’m talking about mild, legal stimulants that, when used in moderation, could help you overcome those

“Among the numerous luxuries of the table…coffee may be considered as one of the most valuable

It excites cheerfulness without intoxication; and the pleasing flow of spirits which it occasions…is never followed

That being said, everyone reacts differently to the sacred bean, so you may want to ease off

Nicotine Though mainly associated with smoking, today there are many different forms of nicotine you can take

In recent years, the alkaloid derived from tobacco leaves has gained notoriety as a nootropic (a well-known

In ancient Athens, Aristotle famously had a habit of walking while he lectured

Eccentric? Well, it turns out the Greek philosopher may have been on to something

The results showed that creative thinking improves while a person is walking and shortly thereafter

So if you’ve been sedentary for an extended period of time, and are wondering why you

As of right now, I have a dozen article ideas each requiring extensive research and thinking time

 Therefore, I decided to write this article about what I’m experiencing now

There are many factors that can encumber our capacity to write — stress, sleep deprivation, mental and physical

While many people recommend powering through no matter what, this kind of strong-arming may not be suitable

So, if the above doesn’t do the trick, it may be preferable to come back to