Writer’s block fills writers with dread because it feels impassable, something we just have to accept and wait for inspiration to strike. But we needn’t be passive victims of writer’s block. We can strike back with a combination of self-awareness and a suitable kit of tools. Breaking the Block provides a collection of approaches to keep the words flowing.


Ian writes science fiction, stand alone novels and the Shayla Carver series, featuring larger than life characters engaging with everyday far-out technology in future worlds.  Ian has also written books about the writing process, including Breaking the Block and The Critique Survival Guide.   Learn more about Ian at his website Ian S. Bott, Writer and Artist