The first time you make a WordPress site it may be a bit tricky for you. If you are not very well versed in PHP and MySQL this site can be all but downright confusing to you. Taking it slow and learning to tap into the functionality of WordPress is ideal however and will immensely benefit you in future sites, therefore you should really consider tapping into it for one site at least to see how it benefits you.
As a writer you know how difficult it can be to come up with article content at times. If you've ever had writer's block you know what I'm talking about. There are several things you can do to make it through the writer's block phase. One of the most popular is brainstorming with a friend or family member. Another option is to rewrite the articles and blog posts you already have written.