Also for speaking, tripping over words. For example instead of saying "Can we go somewhere else?" someone with a lot of anxiety would say "Can we... can we go somewhere?" Idk I trip over my words when I'm anxious af.
Kurt Vonnegut on Writing Fiction: 16 rules . You choose. The most meaningful aspect of our styles, which is what we choose to write about, is utterly unlimited. (As a writer of suspense, I dispenses with but the rest are Very Good Rules to write by.