I found this witty gem of an article a while back and fell in love. Writing prompts, free writing, and other mini exercises are great tools for banishing writer's block and this author has some great tips! As always, below are some of my favorite parts, but you should really check out the whole article.
A personal blog is another excellent outlet for creative writing.
Here are some other writer's block tips that friends and colleagues have proffered:
Put procrastination in its place
Keep a calendar. It's not that hard. You need to keep a calendar if you want to hack this procrastination thing. Use it for setting appointments; but more importantly, for setting deadline reminders.
Here are some quick tips to increase your productivity when working from home: