Another writer's perspective.
I believe, as a writer, every now and then you would do well to delve into the thought processes of another writer who does the craft differently than you. While some of the methods Empress Gail uses are similar to my own, other methods are quite different.
The takeaway? A more refined and diverse set of writing tools.
Here Gail talks for half an hour about "Finding Your Mesmerizing Voice As A Writer":