by maggie christian
it started as a rough edition of a list that i found and have developed and added to.
(wikipedia definition: writing is the representation of language in a textual medium through the use of a set of signs or symbols (known as a writing system). it is distinguished from illustration, such as cave drawing and painting, and non-symbolic preservation of language via non-textual media, such as magnetic tape audio. writing most likely began as a consequence of political expansion in ancient cultures, which needed reliable means for transmitting information.) but here this list is more of a creative nature and philosophical. the images i choose to represent Writing is…give you an abstract as well as an informative travel through the many forms in which we take from our minds thoughts and the beginning of creativity and record them. enjoy the journey.
a collection of what Writing is…i am sure there are many more additions that are not included on this list. it is only the beginning of the discussion of what Writing is…
Writing is an art form.
Writing is a method for transmitting information.
Writing is a call to action.
Writing is innovative.
Writing is a way to help you to express yourself.
Writing is something that can be simple or complex.
Writing is a way to transport you to another time.
Writing is a way to educate.
Writing is a way to change how we view the world.
Writing is a way to preserve our memories.
Writing is a way to bring people together.
Writing is power.
Writing is a way with imagination to go beyond pen and paper.
Writing is a way to explain our past.
Writing is a way to give us new ideas.
Writing is a way to enlightenment.
Writing is a way to explain our present.
Writing is really one of the most powerful things we can have.
Writing is a complex business.
Writing us a way to turn mere words into powerful ideas.
Writing is necessary to describe the human experience.
Writing is a conversation.
Writing is the ability to draw pictures in someone else’s mind, and have these pictures be entirely different from the pictures in your mind.
Writing is like breathing and blinking and laughing and crying all in one.
Writing is a way to educate the reader, but it also educates the writer, both on the subject matter and on the craft of writing itself.
Writing is a way to compare the power of images and words and writing is the most powerful because it really does “go beyond pen and paper.
Writing is poetry developing a keener appreciation of the depth of inspiration and the sharpness of the edge of her muse.
Writing is as infinite as the possibilities that it can create.
Writing is a way of opening your mind to your inner world.
Writing is a way of freeing your mind to discover philosophically the endlessness of time.
Writing is good for the mind because it is electrifying and yet has a calming effect at the same time.