Just because your work hasn’t been published yet doesn’t make you any less of a writer. Some writing paths are short. Others are twisty and complicated.
Writing slumps are big stinking piles, blocking our writing path. The only way out is to know what’s holding you down. Then you can begin to crawl your way out
Writers are often tired. If these ideas for combating tiredness don’t work, just get into bed. You don’t have to tell me twice *cocoons into the duvet*.