Neil Gaiman personifies why it is I read the blogs and diaries of writers. Neil Gaiman and Virginia Woolf.
Of course, writing is going all right right now -- I'm workhorsing my way through the thriller screenplay, and while I'm not entirely sure I know what I'm doing with the HEARTtaker script it's at least being worked on.
But still. These times are fleeting. As Neil Gaiman, I'm sure, would be happy to tell you.