Quote Originally Posted by lizmonster View Post

I'm fortunate in that dialogue comes easily to me. If I'm stuck, I let my characters yak at each other until they figure out what needs to happen next. (It all gets deleted in revisions, of course!)
I do the exactly the same thing.

I find transitions hardest to write - seguing out of one scene and into the next, making certain I tuck in any dangly bits and do a proper set up for what's to come. The juicy middles are a snap by comparison.