Symptoms may include muttering about internal conflict in your sleep or trying to explain the 'action and reaction' thing (explained so beautifully by Jackie) to non writing 'civilians'.
Distractions from Competition Obsessive Disorder to date:
- A baby cold picked up in Liverpool that has now grown to the kind of monster proportions favoured by King Kong, Godzilla et al.
- A bizarre accident involving the leg of the ironing board and my nose (don't ask).
- Listening to "Passion" by Louise Bagshawe, so utterly engaging that my own writing feels even more hobbyish than usual.
- Remembering there are things other than writing that matter in life. Like erm...er...