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Writing difficulties and Scholarly Writing

What are some of the reason that students have difficulties writing, including situations like:
- fear of writing
- past educational experiences in writing
- writer's block
What are some strategies for addressing difficulties in writing scholarly?

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Some people fear their spelling and grammar are not good enough when they are writing. Word counts scare a lot of people, unclear about the actual words per page that can be accomplished. Many people do not want to look incapable of writing, so they just do not. For some, subject matter is not of interest and so they cannot write. Competition with others, being compared to others makes some people not wish to write.

In all these cases, people need to understand writing is about putting ...