If you have to find devices to coax yourself to stay focused on writing, perhaps you should not be writing what you’re writing. And if this lack of motivation is a constant problem, perhaps writing is not your forte. I mean, what is the problem? If writing bores you, that is pretty fatal. If that is not the case, but you find that it is hard going and it just doesn’t flow, well, what did you expect? It is work; art is work.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Ursula K. Le Guin was an American author who published more than 20 novels. Her works can be described as speculative fiction. She also published children’s books, short stories and translations. She would’ve worked quite a bit …
Does your writing just flow or is art work?