I Write For Many Reasons

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    Your A Writer, So Write.

    Seriously though, thank god for blogging. Sometimes its easier to take these thoughts that seem to be running a constant marathon through this uneasy head of mine and write it all down, or type it out. I'm not looking for attention, I don't need anyone to read my writings, or...
    WNAKNO WNAKNO
    22-25, F
    Jun 24, 2013

    Pitch Black

    I write because no one else will even pretend to listen to me and it just feels nice to express my heart and soul through words, better writing alone in silence than just sitting alone in silence at least my words offer good company. But the ache in my stomach will never go away...
    keemes keemes
    18-21, M
    Feb 22, 2013

    Sometimes I Just Write

    I sometimes wanna vent.. Sometimes I just see a group .. And wanna put down what that experience means to me .... Other times ... I just get an idea, and write it, and create a group ..... But I write for many many reasons.....
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    46-50
    Jul 9, 2013

    Mainly because when the words are flowing freely

    and directly from that creative part of my brain it gives me a feeling of euphoria. Writing about what, it matters little. It could be that I am writing about a personal experience, a fantasy, or creating a fictional world and breathing the essence of life into as yet unknown...
    Cautiouslyr3ckless Cautiouslyr3ckless
    46-50, M
    Aug 18, 2015

    I Write And Write And Write Some More

    I like to write in general.  I journal every day.  I write short stories, poetry, song lyrics, children's stories, and even have written several novels that will never see light of day.  I write for me. It is my way to express my deepest and most intimate feelings.  I write...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Apr 24, 2012

    I Married A Gorrila

    I am married to a man who is smart ~ funny ~ beautiful to look at ~ successful and has no regard for any one or thing, other then himself ~ Prince Charming ~ EVERYONE LOVES HIM ~ *sigh* Mr. F*cking Perfect ~ every man wants to be him ~ every woman ( my sister included ) sets...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses May 7, 2012

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