If there is one thing I’m asked all the time by clients, friends, family and random people who find out I’m a writer, it’s how do I start?
“When that blank document is open in front of me, the cursor blinking maliciously, how do I find the words?”
As someone who has been writing for most their life, I’m here to tell you, the mind-blanking is totally normal. It happens to everyone, me included. A blank page is overwhelming and I still baulk at it!
Don’t stress though, I’ve got some sure-fire tips to get you past the stunned mullet stage and get your fingers dancing across the keyboard in no time.