Why Do You Write?

Aaron Schnoor
2 min readMar 18, 2024
Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash

Writing is not easy.

It might seem like an obvious statement, and anyone who has tried their luck at writing knows just how true of a statement it is. There — I just ended a sentence with “is” — a good writer should never do that. Do you see what I mean?

My writing is plagued with mistakes. It’s messy. It’s often long-winded. I make errors, press the wrong keys, fail to proofread, split an infinitive, let…