So ready for summer!
As I was reading through some blog comments this morning, I started wondering why people write. What are the motivations that drive us to turn on our computers first thing in the morning or grab our notebooks and pens anytime we leave home?
I have several reasons, myself, which I tend to discuss repeatedly on this blog. I like experimenting with different writing and marketing techniques, I like learning new things and expanding my horizons, I like teaching my children and using our writing time together to strengthen our family bonds. Somewhere in the middle of it is a half-hope that I could help create family income through fiction. That’s still a part of the experiment, right now. I’ve even joked about it as being a form of therapy.
I have a personal motivation I haven’t discussed much, because it feels very much too personal…and yet, I’m sharing it here…
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