Chitrangada Has Asked Some Interesting Questions on Writing

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  1. ravirajan01 profile image95
    ravirajan01posted 2 years ago

    Why do we write? What is the need to write? And most important what do we get by writing? Chitrangada has asked some interesting questions to all writers in her thought-provoking article.
    https://hubpages.com/literature/Common- … -You-Write

    1. surovi99 profile image83
      surovi99posted 2 years agoin reply to this

      I am glad you brought up the question, Chitrangada. I am pleased to see that the answers are valid and reasonable. Great thoughts and reflections. Feeling great to be writing today. Thank you for the wonderful share.

      Thanks Ravi for sharing her work.

      1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
        ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

        Thank you Rosina, for reading the article. I am happy that you found the answers valid, and think the same way.
        Always a pleasure to read your comments. Thank you for your support and appreciation.

    2. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you Raviji, for sharing my article in the forum. I am glad that you found this interesting and thought provoking.
      Many thanks for your support. My best wishes to you.

  2. Pamela99 profile image90
    Pamela99posted 2 years ago

    This is another very interesting article, Chitrangada. I have been writing on Hubpages as long as you also, and I think I write for the same reasons you write. I think those reasons are valid and important. I love to write also, and I like to help people with my medical articles. I enjoyed reading your article.

    Thank you for posting Chitrangada's article Ravi.

    1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Hello Pamela!
      I am so happy that you liked my article. Yes, I know that you write for the same reasons, which I have mentioned, and we all love this community of writers.
      Your medical articles are so valuable to the readers, and I always appreciate your efforts and willingness to share your knowledge. You are contributing in your own way to the society. Keep it up.
      Thank you for your positive feedback. I appreciate it so much.

  3. Jodah profile image92
    Jodahposted 2 years ago

    This article covers well the reasons why most of us write, Chitrangada. I agree that it is the sense of community here at HubPages that keeps me writing here more than anywhere else. Your writing is always a pleasure to read.
    Thank you for sharing the link, Ravi.

    1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you John, for reading and appreciating my article. I am glad that you agree with the thoughts expressed in it.
      Many thanks for your kind words, and it’s a pleasure to know you and all the other writers here, at HP. I have always learnt something from everyone.
      Appreciate you for your continued support.

  4. Peggy W profile image95
    Peggy Wposted 2 years ago

    It is amazing what can be learned when doing research for what we write.  The perpetual student in me likes that aspect in addition to the other reasons you cited, Chitrangada.  Thanks for sharing her thoughts with us, Ravi.

    1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Hello Peggy!
      Yes, you have made an important point. We are constantly learning, by means of the process of writing. Isn’t it amazing, that the desire to learn, to know more, irrespective of our age, is always there!
      Thank you so much, for always supporting my work. I appreciate it a lot.

  5. Brenda Arledge profile image81
    Brenda Arledgeposted 2 years ago

    Chitrangada
    I always hate it when others question why I write, but then there are others who seem so amazed that I'm a writer.

    It's like I've unlocked a secret place in their world.

    That's why I write.  To touch & connect with others across the universe.
    Not only that, but to release these pent up thoughts before my brain explodes.

    I love how you say
    The main reason for writing is to reflect, to communicate with others, to inform, to stimulate the readers to think, or understand, to help others, with your own experiences

    Great write.

    1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you so much Brenda, for your thoughtful comments.
      As always, I love your reviews. This is an important part of the writing process. Isn’t it amazing, that both the writer and the reader gain so much, by this exchange of views!
      I am glad that all the fellow writers can relate to the questions posed, and the possible answers, in this article. I understand, that there can be many more variations of the same.
      Thank you for your kind words of encouragement and appreciation.
      My best wishes, always!

  6. AliciaC profile image93
    AliciaCposted 2 years ago

    You've created an interesting article about writing, Chitrangada, I love the reasons for writing that you list. I especially liked one of them because it applies to me, too. I find it easier to describe my feelings (and my thoughts and ideas) on a piece of paper or a computer screen than to describe them in spoken words.

    1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Hi Linda!
      I am glad that you can relate to the thoughts expressed in the article.
      Same here— It’s easier for me to express in writing, rather than speaking it out.
      Thank you for reading and sharing your thoughts. Much appreciated.

  7. Misbah786 profile image85
    Misbah786posted 2 years ago

    A very interesting article. Di, Chitra, I like the reasons you listed for why you write. I can relate to many of the responses you listed. I think I write because it makes me feel lighter. It helps me deal with a variety of scenarios. I believe that writing is easier than speaking. In my case, even doodling can help, but what if someone asks why you doodle? A writer's reason for writing is similar to a teacher's reason for teaching, a student's motivation for learning, or an athlete's motivation for participating in sports. I don't understand why people criticize writers while ignoring the fact that their words help many people feel and relax.Thanks for writing this article and also thanks to Ravi for sharing it.
    Many Blessings to both of you!

    1. ChitrangadaSharan profile image92
      ChitrangadaSharanposted 2 years agoin reply to this

      Hello Misbah!
      Thank you for reading the article and sharing your thoughts. In fact, you have added more value to it, by adding some interesting reasons for writing.
      Doodling is a creative art, and not everyone can do it. So, you are privileged to have this talent.
      Appreciate your kind words and support.
      Thank you and enjoy the weekend.

 
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