How to Return to Writing After a Long Hiatus

Diane Callahan
7 min readAug 23, 2022
Image of a typewriter beside the text, “WRITING AFTER A HIATUS”

Getting back into writing can be daunting. Life happens, and sometimes a writer can go for years — even decades — without creating anything of note. After not penning a word of fiction for over a decade, author Jordan Riley Swan decided to come back to writing with a bang, publishing numerous novels every year under the Story Garden Publishing banner.