Triggered

Exploring the psychological landscape of OCD

Stuck: OCD and Writer's Block

Struggling through writer’s block wasn’t totally unfamiliar to me: There was a repetitive component. A compulsion to produce perfection. An irrational repetition of some circular and almost-totally-arbitrary task (in this case, compulsively scribbling things down and scratching out and re-scribbling) that kicked up a whole lotta dust but didn’t actually accomplish much. Read More

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Fletcher Wortmann is the author of Triggered: A Memoir of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.

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