Day: 14 Mar, 2016

Ebb & Flow | Sheela Writes

Ebb & Flow

Words, I mean. Sometimes they ebb and flow.   It’s one of those days when my brain feels empty, and I don’t know what to say.  Does that happen to you too?  Because it hardly, if ever, happens to me.  Writing is something that flows.  A part of me which I’ve always been able to reply upon.  It’s not something I need to overthink.  It never lets me down, but today, tonight, at this precise moment, absolutely nothing is happening. MY MIND FEELS NUMB. And that isn’t normal. I could chalk it down to insomnia the night before, and tossing, turning until around 3am.  Sleep deprivation isn’t fun and can be a buzz creativity killer.  I doubt it’s that though.  Insomnia has plagued me since my early teens and I’ve always been able to function in spite of it.  You know what’s funny though?  The more I keep talking about why I have nothing to write, the more I’m actually finding something to write about. Isn’t it ironic?  Don’t you think? I’ve been reflecting on …