October 20, National Day on Writing®; a day created by National Council of Teachers of English, was built on the idea that writing is critical to literacy. To learn more about the initiative, click here.
Back in college, my school participated in the event by allowing students to write on flash cards: #whyiwrite. We hung them on an outside wall for all to see.
There are many reasons I write. The biggest one is to be heard. My vocal skills aren’t always the strongest and writing gives me a strong form of communication.
#why do you write?