5 Great Quotations about ‘Why Write?’

“I was inspired to write this book by those who are skeptical of the power of freedom to change the world.” – Nathan Sharansky

“I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.” – Anne Frank

“I write to discover what I think. After all, the bars aren’t open that early.” – Daniel J. Boorstin

“It just happens to be the way that I’m made. I have to write things down to feel I fully comprehend them.” – Haruki Murakami

“…Writing tells us we have choices. Writing tells us what those choices are. Writing tells us when we are shirking responsibility. Writing tells us we are overburdened…” – Julia Cameron


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.