Writing is the best escape other than reading. Reading takes you into another world while writing gives you the tools to create your own world. Writing can also act as a pensieve.
Any Harry Potter fan will know what a pensieve is; it allows the person to remove their thoughts and memories from their head and store them elsewhere when they overcrowd the mind.
Writing works in the exact same way.
The best of both worlds is: A Typewriter!
I have a slight obsession with typewriters. Since I plan to get one after I graduate (or whenever I have enough money to do so), I still have plenty of time to obsess over the different kinds and which one to get.
Very few people understand this. I have only one friend who does; so if you are a fellow believer in typewriters then welcome to the nation. Share and contribute your resources for we are few and far in between.
Speaking of writing, I found this old writing contest to write a 50,000 word novel in one month. Is it possible? Should I try it by my self? We’ll see…
I don’t usually write everyday, that never works for me. What I’ve gotten good at though is following inspiration. If I’m inspired to write then I will write anywhere, be it my phone, a paper or a napkin. so,