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We talk a lot about how journalism is done, but not enough about why. Inspired by Anais Nin, who wrote "We write to taste life twice." I asked journalists to tell me why they write.

The beautiful part of writing.

A quote by Robert Cormier which underlines the beauty of editing our writing: "The beautiful part of writing is that you don't have to get it right the first time, unlike, say, a brain surgeon.

Lecture notes are filled with the byproduct of said thoughts.

I am always writing a story in my head.and I would add, living one with my life. This SO defines me! I create stories in my head about the people in the grocery line for god's sake!

The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we ...

The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say. -Anais Nin One of my secret passions. I write/journal my deepest secrets within.

Poignant quote from Natalie Goldberg

25 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Be A Fearless Writer “Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open.