Curiosity not only pulls me out of the doldrums when I find myself bored, curiosity also helps me address lagging prose that threatens to bore the reader.
Why is this dragging? What’s slowing it down? How can I switch things up to keep the plot moving?
Curiosity raises questions that guide me to solutions for a work-in-progress, and curiosity reveals stimulating new topics, themes, and ideas to explore in the next project.
With a healthy dose of curiosity, a writer will overcome hurdles and never be without ideas…at least not for long.
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
— Ellen Parr
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