5 Great Quotations about Writer’s Block

“For life, it’s very, very bad to be sensitive, but for a writer, it’s very good.” – Karl Ove Knausgaard

“Writer’s block? If you’re stuck, it means you don’t yet know what you’re trying to say.” – Susan Orlean

“It will come if it is there and if you will let it come.” – Gertrude Stein

Writing about a writer’s block is better than not writing at all. – Charles Bukowski

“Every writer I know has trouble writing.” – Joseph Heller


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.