Your Questions Answered: How Have You Overcome Writers Block?

A misremembered quote, self forgiveness, and attending to the unmade decisions of a draft.

Paul Constant Soyer’s Crime et expiation, after J. J. Grandville, from the Met’s Open Access Art Collection.

I deal with writers’ block several times a year, usually in the form of other people’s writers’ block. Specifically, I find myself every year with a few students trying and failing to write their stories for…