Report Abuse Home > Poetry > Haiku > Overcoming Writers' Block Overcoming Writers' Block By 411Ellie, Fridley, MN More by this author Words pour out onto the page I'm dehydrated This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine. « Previous article More by this author Next article » Join the Discussion This article has 12 comments. Post your own! Report abuse Shadow_Wolf said... Mar. 4 at 8:41 pm: Though it's only eleven words, this could not ring truer.... GOOD JOB!!! 411Ellie replied... Mar. 4 at 8:52 pm : Thank you!!! <3 Report abuse ChrisJ said... Feb. 19 at 2:27 pm: Wow, congrats on being a published author! I knew you would do it ;) 411Ellie replied... Feb. 24 at 9:13 pm : Thank you so much!!! :D Report abuse Mckay said... Dec. 2, 2013 at 1:57 pm: Ugh, I'm suffering on what must be a terrible dry spell for writing. SOMEONE SAVE ME!!! I haven't written any thing for over three months. Horrible! I know the feeling in this poem. Congrats on the Editors' Choice on this relateable hiaku. 411Ellie replied... Jan. 6 at 3:15 am : Thank you! That means a lot coming from such an accomplished (a.k.a. AMAZING) writer as yourself! P.S. I am a big fan of yours! :D Report abuse SaphiraBrightscales said... Nov. 15, 2013 at 5:42 am: Many congratulations on the Editor's Choice and listen I am pretty sure that "Infinite Cosmos" shall soon be published! Anyway, THIS ONE HERE, it is simply spectacular. I had never thought of it that way. And the picture is SO suited to the theme. I love that you used the word floodgates. 411Ellie replied... Nov. 17, 2013 at 1:29 pm : Thank you!!!! Report abuse Krasota-Butterflies-and-Angels said... Oct. 31, 2013 at 9:47 pm: Stunning metaphor! Beautifully wrought. :D Great job, and congrats on the Editor's Choice award! 411Ellie replied... Oct. 31, 2013 at 9:50 pm : Thank you so much! Report abuse ChrisJ said... Oct. 31, 2013 at 7:08 pm: Awesome. Just awesome. And that is all there is to say. 411Ellie replied... Oct. 31, 2013 at 9:44 pm : Thank you!!!