What motivates you to keep writing and be a good writer?

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  1. midget38 profile image90
    midget38posted 6 years ago

    What motivates you to keep writing and be a good writer?

  2. Anju Arya profile image60
    Anju Aryaposted 6 years ago

    I am either a good writer or not, I don't know but  a mental pleasure and satisfaction I get by writing and a feeling of being writer motivate me to keep writing. Beside it a expectation of earning money by it also motivate me to write.

    1. midget38 profile image90
      midget38posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      We just do what moves us!

  3. tjdavis profile image61
    tjdavisposted 6 years ago

    For me, writing is just a part of me. I am always coming up with ideas and jotting things down. Don't get me wrong, I have had writers block. When that happens I just put it aside and do something else and then I go back and usually the block is gone. If you love to write it's just something you do. Of course, money is also a great motivator...lol

    1. midget38 profile image90
      midget38posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks for sharing! I like that we write things that come to our minds immediately. It helps a lot!

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    KDuBarry03posted 6 years ago

    I agree with tjdavis, writing is just a part of me. I've been writing stuff since I was 8 years old and, no matter what, I have to write something. Also, because of my experiences in life, writing has always been an escape for me and a great learning experience. Money is, of course, a great motivator. Writers Block, believe it or not, is a great motivator for me as well because if i'm stumped on one idea, I have other ideas I can begin working on. Writing is just like finding your place in the world: you become passionate about it and you love doing/being a part of it. If you get pissed when someone writes something wrong, then you know you have to be a writer. If you wake up in the morning and a story idea hits you, you are a writer. If you are on Hubpages, then you are a writer. smile

    1. midget38 profile image90
      midget38posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Keith, thanks for your lovely insights! When you see something as passion as escapism, obstacles are easier to surmount! And thanks for putting so much value on writing!


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