The Cure for Writer’s Block

Most of the time, I have little trouble finding something to write about. I have spent the last year sharing my thoughts on parenting and finance and mixed it into a regular cycle of stories about life in Virginia. In between these posts, I have dropped various video clips and other items that I love. This process usually flows along fairly easily. However, some days, I simply have nothing to say and cannot generate on single useful thought. I guess this is what they call writer’s block.

It is during these moments that a blogger will begin searching the internet for anything that resembles a good idea. You have to find something to write on but you don’t want to use an idea that is already being over-exposed. You need that perfect topic. It has to be interesting and it needs to be relevant.


In his article on locating killer content ideas, John Jantsch from Duct Tape Marketing shared these five sites that he uses to generate ideas.

5 ways to find awesome content ideas


Google Search: Forum + Your Topic


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There is a more detailed explanation for each of these ideas that Jantsch unpacks over on his site. I encourage you to go check it out, especially if you are like me this morning and cannot think of anything useful to write about.

Life is Strange. Live it Well.


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