Could OCD be Behind my Writing Failures?

I am doing it again.  Editing as I go. Obsessing over every little word making my writing task tedious and joyless.  This is my 4th attempt at writing this post.  Why? Because it all has to be 'just so'.  I am now anxious and irked instead of inspired and creative.  When I get like this, I just want to give up.   I have discovered that for me writing everyday is like being on a diet.  When I miss a day, I kinda throw in the towel instead of picking up where I left off....more