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Why do you write?


Is writing your passion in life, or do you just write in an attempt to purely make money, or both? Or is there another reason you write?

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Best Answer Martie Coetser (MartieCoetser) says

4 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Wow, Martie, you are very passionate no doubt about that, and thank you so much for your fascinating answer here, which has provided a lot of insight into our South African amazing writer (YOU)! Will write my answer above - no room left here.


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Randi Benlulu (btrbell) says

4 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Thanks Randi, yes, I can see the passion in your writing.

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Mrs Jil Manning says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Thanks so much Mrs Jil Manning, very interesting indeed!

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Veroniquebee says

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Lady Wordsmith says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Lady Wordsmith, yes, writing is very therapeutic no doubt about that . . . so please write, write, write and never stop! Thanks for sharing.

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Queirdkus Ω Ibidem (Quirinus) says

4 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Quirinus,

    Yes, I understand completely dear. Thanks for sharing.

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Diana L Pierce (Diana Lee) says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Diana Lee, oh, wow, how interesting, as I can relate to that very much! Thanks for much.

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cre8ivOne says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi cre8ivOne, love your hub name! Thanks for sharing why you write. Being passionate about writing seems to be in the majority, as far as reasons to write.

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Sakhi Deshmukh (cjpooja26) says

3 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 3 years ago

    Hi cjpooja, thanks for sharing with us why you write! It really does help to relieve stress.

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CDX (phillippeengel) says

3 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 3 years ago

    Hi phillippeengel, thanks so much for the interesting answer!

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Ushnav Shroff (Ushnav) says

4 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Ushnav, Yes, writing is exhilarating for sure! To write and cause that thought-provoking process to begin is just the best. Thanks for answering.

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edhan says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi edhan, that seems to be the consensus about being passionate. It is always best to write about what you know no doubt too! Thanks so much.

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Is a really great guy (Marcus99) says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Marcus99, yes, it is all good either way. Thanks for answering!

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GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA (gags3480) says

3 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 3 years ago

    Hi gags3489, thanks for answering! It does me as well.

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Faith Reaper says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Aw Martie, such a lovely bouquet of sweet flowers you have added here, how endearing!


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wetnosedogs says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi wetnosedogs, thanks for answering once again! I know you love to write, and I, too, would love to be able to write and earn money one day, writing a novel or whatever. Thanks again.

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Larry Wall says

4 years ago
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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Larry, how very interesting Larry. I knew of your background as a reporter, and I pray that you do write those books one day dear one.

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Deepes Mind says

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    Faith Reaper 4 years ago

    Hi Deepes Mind, it is always good to write things out and it does help in de-cluttering one's thoughts for sure. I appreciate you answering here.

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