5) Write something
You could write that novel you’ve always said you’d write if you had the time. Except we all know you won’t do that; we’ve already established you hate books.
So why not try a list-based article. They’re fun, right? And everyone loves them don’t they?
Some might think that lists themselves are akin to a virus, causing nothing but harm, sucking something from every one of us as we pass it on to others without thinking.
They might also say that these (tough, unprecedented) times should force us to raise our standards, to demand more from our writers and ourselves.
To push for something more concerned with engaging and educating an audience, to strive to make their world a better place rather than just something to absent-mindedly share.
And to those people I say this: writing something good is really hard, and writing lists is really easy. Besides, to paraphrase the great A. Partridge: ‘people like them, so let’s write more of them’.