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    What is Your Writer’s Kryptonite?

    The question this week is ‘What is your writer’s kryptonite’? Since last week the question was is your writer’s superpower, I suppose this is a good time to talk about what works against that. Through Gabriella Pereira’s Writer’s Superpower quiz, I discovered that my superpower is Survivor, someone who overcomes adversity. Though I’ve always known what my kryptonite is, I still struggle to deal with it. In writing, the goal is to put your character up a tree and throw stones at them to see how they react. In fact, writers create trauma in their characters. And, if I am writing with a survivor superpower, then, in fact, I am…