Photoshop Elements: Why does painting on a Layer Mask not seem to work?

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In Photoshop 9, I created a montage with many layers. Trying to blend the edges of the overlapping layers, I selected the layer, clicked on the mask button, checked that the colors were black and white, and chose the brush. Nothing happens. I have experimented with this feature on test photos and it worked, but it does not work on this montage.
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Is it possible you have the brush tool Mode or Opacity set to something other than "Normal" and "100%"?