Some Ways You Could Deal With Distractions When Writing
Distractions like writers block are something writers have to face and deal with. There are times you'll have to cope with distractions especially if it is something you can't change. For things you have some control over, you could use the strategies below to combat two common distractions.
Email and Social Media
There is no reason why you should check your email every 15 minutes or visit your social media page each time you get a notification. Set aside time for checking your email and social media account. It could be twice or three times a day. Make sure you plan your day so you do this at the time when you (take a break from writing).
Full-Screen Word Processor
This ensures that you focus only on what you are writing. If it's Word, switch to full screen mode. Those icons of open programs (especially your browser) won't tempt you to click on them until you have to, which is after you've completed what you were doing.