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The ‘Why’ of Writing

Why do we write, tell stories, and share experiences through words and language?

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What compels us to write? Why do we write what we do, and would we still be writing it if we weren’t writing for an audience?

I started writing smutty fiction when I was in my early teens. It could get quite sexy, but mostly…

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Writer, Poet, Narrator, Freelancer. Living in UK & my own head. Send queries here: jupiterslair@gmail.com. Buy me a coffee here: https://ko-fi.com/jupitergrant

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Jupiter Grant

Jupiter Grant

Writer, Poet, Narrator, Freelancer. Living in UK & my own head. Send queries here: jupiterslair@gmail.com. Buy me a coffee here: https://ko-fi.com/jupitergrant

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