Hate writing? You’re not alone….

Here’s a video that explores what people hate about writing and why. There’s lots more to say about the problem and what to do about it, but this is a good portrayal of the problem.

Aversive feelings about writing are often part of blocks and procrastination, and both individuals and teaching institutions will benefit by understanding these psychological dynamics better.

As one of my students stated: “I love to write but I hate to write.”

About David Rasch

Author, psychologist, speaker, teacher, consultant, workshop leader
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One Response to Hate writing? You’re not alone….

  1. I often say that the only thing worse than writing is not writing.

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