Stutz’s patients have won so many Oscars—twelve or thirteen, he told me, reluctantly—that he has developed a coping strategy he calls the Stutz 96-Hour Academy Awards Principle, which postulates that by Day Four life sucks again and no one knows who you are, so you might as well get over it now. His credo for writers is “KEEP WRITING SHIT, STUPID.”
Post-Jungian non-analytic therapy is so awesome. This guy & a colleague of similar mind are purportedly working on a self-help manuscript called "The Tools." I will buy it so hard.