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SIGNS YOU WERE ALWAYS MEANT TO BE A WRITER

I read a post on Thought Catalog called, “17 Signs You Were Always Meant To Be A Writer“ and wanted to share five of my favourite points (all are soooooo true): 1. You know the pure ecstasy of filling out the last page in a journal and retiring it to the sacred area you store your other weathered-down journals. (Furthermore, you know the pure ecstasy of, then, opening the first page of a new journal and how it represents a whole new world of possibility.) 2. After a few days of not writing, you start to become irritated, frustrated, and you have this sensation of being emotionally backed-up. Once you start writing—after, presumably, procrastinating the writing for minimum two hours—you suddenly feel freer, lighter, and more at ease. 3. If someone pulls out a quote of your writing to compliment your writing skills, you fall in love with them a little bit in that moment. 4. You have never let your life be easy. You have willingly sludged through your past pain, welcomed in breakdowns, …