Pen-Barfing :: how to write when you’re completely paralyzed

When I first started working with a writing intern I realized very quickly that the pressure of writing for me was going to seriously compromise my intern's work. I told her that all she had to do was listen to me for 10 minutes and then barf out what she kinda thought she heard onto the page. It didn't have to be good or right. It just had to get onto paper. In 30 minutes she listened, Googled a tiny bit and drafted the Market Agreement that I still use [...]