Just read this entry and wholeheartedly agree with number 5. The torment one can “suffer” while examining each and every insect/blade of grass/crevice in a 2 square foot radius is mind-numbing. But, as the author observes, perhaps THAT is exactly Anne Lamott’s point.
I found a fabulous article that addresses the ever popular topic of writer’s block. However, I can’t seem to find where I stashed the link. I’ve done some digging and here’s a post that makes some sense about it.
If I find the original I’ll add it in, but I’ve got another gem that features Ferris Bueller!