Writing is My Life

Carol By Carol, 24th Oct 2010 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Writing is my Life, and It helps me to express emotions I might normally suppress.

Writing is My Life

Most people have hobbies, indeed I do. I am an active person, and still enjoy walking,swimming, and playing badminton. But my greatest delight is putting my thoughts into words.

If something amuses me, I want to share it, and if something troubles me, I need to get it off my chest. Writing gives me the licence to express that. In fact at my darkest moments of despair, I have found writing very therapeutic, better than any pills or medication , once my thoughts are out in the open, I feel better, and can try to move on from it.

Emotion plays a great part in creating a very readable story, It draws the reader in, they need to experience the emotions with you, and feel like they are a part of the story. It gives credibility to the plot, and when I read books by other people, I always go for one that has plenty of that in the storyline.

I try to write something every day, if there is an injustice, I will express my dismay, if there is something to be proud about, such as a fellow Brit winning a race or a gold medal at the Olympics, I will high light it, by writing about them. My writing is my voice to the world, and I hope that some people have time to stop and listen to it.


Credibility, Despair, Emotions, Life, Plot Storyline, Therapeutic, Writing

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author avatar Carol
I am a proud mother and grandmother, and an author. I have had 7 books published. My hobbies are walking, swimming, and playing badminton. I try to raise more awareness of autism with my writing.

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author avatar La Verne
25th Oct 2010 (#)

this is true to myself too...Thanks for sharing...:)

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author avatar Denise O
27th Oct 2010 (#)

Carol, I am glad you love to write because, I love to read your work.
Thank you for sharing.:)

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author avatar Carol
31st Oct 2010 (#)

Bless you Denise, and I love your work too!

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