Why do you write?

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  1. giselle2323 profile image60
    giselle2323posted 10 years ago

    Why do you write?

  2. daydreamer13 profile image61
    daydreamer13posted 10 years ago

    Writing is freedom. I can voice any emotion and thought into the written word.

  3. jhumtsoe010 profile image61
    jhumtsoe010posted 10 years ago

    writing is a pleasure and I do so to please myself

  4. Edoka Writes profile image60
    Edoka Writesposted 10 years ago

    I write because I have a deep urge to release my thoughts, feelings and opinions. It's freeing...

  5. Nicole Breit profile image60
    Nicole Breitposted 10 years ago

    I have to do it in order to live. I actually can't think without a pen in my hand.

  6. SuperChix 143 profile image61
    SuperChix 143posted 10 years ago

    To allow the overflow of emotions and thoughts that fill my mind free for the world to share.

  7. mymagicview profile image76
    mymagicviewposted 10 years ago

    Writing is my life. I am writing since when I was 5 years old.

  8. phoenix_028@yahoo profile image61
    phoenix_028@yahooposted 10 years ago

    I write because its my only medium in expressing my emotions, it my means of telling the people how I feel.

  9. Mike's Corner profile image80
    Mike's Cornerposted 10 years ago

    Freedom. The burning need to create. The vain hope of someday writing something that will change the world, or at least one person's world.

  10. Shelvajay profile image60
    Shelvajayposted 10 years ago

    To express myself, to release stress, to share thoughts and ideas, to express joy and triumph, all kinds of reasons, but those are some that I can pinpoint this minute.  I enjoy that creative part of myself, while all of my writings on Hubpages are based on true experiences, I love to write, period.  Been doing it since I was very young.

  11. kallini2010 profile image80
    kallini2010posted 10 years ago

    1. I exercise my fine motor skills.
    2. I formulate my thoughts into coherent sentences. (Coherent? I hope so... LOL)
    3. I enjoy the process.
    4. It helps me achieve closure on certain issues - once it is written, it leaves my mind...
    5. I love words.
    6. It helps me remember.
    7. It is one of the creative outlets that is open for everyone.

    I think all writing is creative - even if it is only writing "To Do Lists".

  12. kannanwrites profile image97
    kannanwritesposted 10 years ago

    Writing for me is therapeutic, it feels so good.

  13. cutievert profile image60
    cutievertposted 10 years ago

    So others can recognize my existence through my writing..

  14. Docmo profile image92
    Docmoposted 10 years ago

    Because it flows through my veins, it burns through my skin, it mingles with my breath and is coded into my genes.

    I have been telling stories and writing ever since I learnt to hold a pen and I just can't stop!

    It is the act of creation that gives me great pleasure, freedom, therapy and connectedness with others.

  15. Ashantina profile image61
    Ashantinaposted 10 years ago

    I write because I feel. Its an outlet for my expression, thought, life experiences and creativity..

  16. InspiredHippy profile image77
    InspiredHippyposted 10 years ago

    I write because it is as necessary as breathing to me.  I heal, feel, love, rage, praise, confirm...all thru this keyboard.  If I stopped I am certain I would go insane. 
    Art and writing are what keep me sane...welcome to my sanity!

  17. eBuddy profile image78
    eBuddyposted 10 years ago

    I write to learn, I also learn to write, writing just enriches the knowledge which already exists on us. Writing is also a pleasure.

  18. brycewestervelt profile image60
    brycewesterveltposted 10 years ago

    Creative Outlet and to help pay the bills.

  19. biancapaloma profile image61
    biancapalomaposted 10 years ago

    Because I love it and because I can't remember a time when I wasn't writing!

  20. profile image49
    bobpants97posted 10 years ago

    The reason why you write actually has a big impact on how you write and what you write about, and understand that identifying this reason can actually help you write better and work faster towards achieving that goal.

  21. profile image52
    scoobymegposted 10 years ago

    To get my opinions ad feelings out. It's a way vent anger, sadness and all those emotions you just can't say to people.

  22. Keith Worth profile image60
    Keith Worthposted 10 years ago

    I write because it's what comes naturally to me. Writing is the thing I feel I'm best at without effort on my part. By "best at" I mean compared to my other interests and activities, not that I think I write better than everyone else, for the record.

    In school and offline, my writing has always stood out and it seems to be a way to indulge the more eccentric quirks of my personality without starting a riot. You call someone an idiot in person: they may punch you. You write 450 words of hilarity and context about how they're an idiot and...well they'll still probably punch you if they can find you but the audience would enjoy the exchange more.

  23. Iadore profile image60
    Iadoreposted 10 years ago

    Its a great way to express yourself and to impact someones life without you even knowing it.

  24. stclairjack profile image77
    stclairjackposted 10 years ago

    because it seems a better outlet than throwing things at people or going postal,.... i'm glad i've found hub pages, nice place to throw things up against the wall and see if they stick.

  25. SPOV profile image59
    SPOVposted 10 years ago

    I write for fear of being forgotten, by giving my thoughts to paper, I'm leaving a part of myself that will endure and even if one person in a million years reads something I write, I will not have been completely forgotten!

  26. skimmilk12 profile image54
    skimmilk12posted 10 years ago

    I write because it's like letting my soul fly. It lets me escape this dimension and create little people. I love it! ^_^

  27. dianne143 profile image37
    dianne143posted 10 years ago

    i write because i want to express my deepest feelings and emotions. i know i belong to old school to our new generation  with my age at 24 i love to write love letters to the one i love the sincerity is there

  28. hakim2011 profile image58
    hakim2011posted 10 years ago

    i write to express feelingsand make people happy

  29. profile image50
    ASAFUDDAULAposted 10 years ago

    I like to write and i love to write.   Only that reason i am writing.

  30. lynevejcnt profile image60
    lynevejcntposted 10 years ago

    It helps me better communicate with people around me. I can let them know how i feel about something or someone through writting without really having that communication with them face to face.

  31. CARTER32071 profile image61
    CARTER32071posted 10 years ago

    Writing is the power from within my soul, a gift from GOD,that I am now learning to share with the world, thanks to my guiding ANGELS.

  32. netslums profile image83
    netslumsposted 10 years ago

    I write so that one day someone may read my work or works and be inspired. If i can change one person's life, then i have done my job as a writer. The money is merely a bonus to an already fulfilling reward.

  33. joe mitchell profile image60
    joe mitchellposted 10 years ago

    i write because it lets me escape from the world of terror and action to the world of fantasy and a whole load of shit

  34. beamingscribe profile image60
    beamingscribeposted 10 years ago

    I write for catharsis, to purge that nagging feeling inside. smile

  35. profile image0
    bhaveshdhanani03posted 10 years ago

    For enjoy. As writing is my hobey and again through this i can share my knowledge.

  36. Reptarking17 profile image60
    Reptarking17posted 10 years ago

    I write to help people in achieving greater knowledge on things they don't understand.  I wanna change the world.

  37. Aisha Maragarette profile image60
    Aisha Maragaretteposted 10 years ago

    Reason is i can express my feeling thrue writing and if somebody appreciate it I'm more inspired.

 
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