Writing can heal

I saw this post because of quirkywritingcorner, a blogger and follower of this blog. I have to agree wholeheartedly that writing can heal pain.

Cristian Mihai

writing_healing“Writing eases my suffering . . . writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.”  – Gao Xingian

Have you ever asked yourself why is it that people write? Why is it that they feel the urge to put on paper thoughts, emotions, events… why do they have to write it all down?

Perhaps they do so because they don’t want to forget. Or maybe because they write differently from what they think, and only in writing do they find the freedom they so desperately need.

Or they write because they simply want to move on.

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2 responses to “Writing can heal

  1. Hi from the IU blog fest, Kathryn. 🙂

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