In continuing my trend of posting new ideas that have changed the way we think, here is a fabulous article from Transom by painter/programmer/producer/storyteller/etc. Jonathan Harris. He's had more careers in 15 years--in more areas--with more success than most rooms full of people.
He writes, during a time when he was recently feeling totally stuck, "I thought of my life as a series of chapters, and I realized that each
time I’d been majorly stuck, it meant that a life chapter was ending,
and that a new one needed to start — like the stuckness was always a
signal indicating imminent change."
And now, to go write another 1000 words on my new novel...