“The Block” in Baltimore is a city block that is home to dozens of strip clubs where Blaze Starr once held court, but that’s not what author Max Barry is talking about in a post on his great website. Instead, he’s talking about overcoming writer’s block. A fan wrote in and said they were stuck on a novel and asked Barry’s advice. Mr. Barry dispenses some good, basic, no-nonsense words of wisdom here. Be sure to check out the website.