Forcing ideas is necessary.
Living a life constantly inspired would be exhausting. It would be like a marriage lived with the same intensity of those first months of unrestricted passion.
The relationship could never survive.
Nor would our work.
The persistent, daily dedication requires a balanced approach. Some days will be filled with passionate excitement for the written word, the characters, and the plot. Others will be filled with words struggling to become sentences.
But it all boils down to the decision to write.