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Many times when writers sit down at their desk or in front of their journals or blank computer screens, there’s a pressure to produce something wonderful. There’s an invisible weight that sits on the shoulders, that presses on the mind, daring you to attempt to create…it just dares you to prove it wrong, to prove that you can overcome that first hurdle and start writing.
However, that pressure just doesn’t lay on the minds of those who write for work or the fun of it – it also heavily rests on the minds and shoulders of students. Continue reading