Never tell anyone, even the empty air around you, you're going to take a hiatus from writing.
It's just a big fat dare to the universe to get in the way of your plans. But fortunately, there're notebook paper and a voice recorder to capture those ideas the universe throws at you so that when you come back from your hiatus you can hit the ground running.
If you're stuck for ideas, tell the universe you're taking a break from writing. Almost guaranteed something will pop up to tempt you.
Oh, look, a big bag of Swedish fish! *runs off distracted*
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