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Creative burnout by zero0810, journal
Oh if the f*cking universe would just let me draw. I was feeling off lately, and with lately I mean at least the last two months; drawing was hard, and it didn't bring me anything: no satisfaction, no joy, nothing. I somehow managed to get through Art Fight, but the feeling was always there, always present. It will get better, I was saying to myself, you just need to push through, draw different things, draw something YOU want to draw -- nothing. And I TRIED. Earlier this week, I broke down. Just the thought of sitting in front of my graphic tablet made me wanna puke (literally). The motivation is completely gone, I wonder how could I enjoy this so much. I've looked around the internet, and apparently this burnout thing is the real shit. I miss the good old artblock, at least it can be overcomed quite easily. Anyway, apparently the cure is to step back for a while, do something else, give the "dried-up well time to replenish itself" (or any fancy analogy the blogs about burnout come