Why We Write

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Do you feel a constant pull to write? No matter how many times you push it aside, the desire to write always manages to resurface? Many great authors have felt this compulsion! We can be thankful they made the choice to write as we benefit from their work and example. Maybe you, also, are meant to write, and it is time for you to discover the root cause of that desire.

Do you long to write because you couldn’t imagine doing anything else?

Michael Lewis, one of today’s finest nonfiction writers, writes for this reason.

“There’s no simple explanation for why I write. There’s no hole inside of me to fill or anything like that, but once I started doing it, I couldn’t imagine doing anything else for a living. I […]