Poetry is my first love. 3 published poetry books. Licensed Mental Health Counselor. Dreamer. HSP. INFP. Love espressos & my chunky cat. www.carolynriker.com

A writer’s response to the query, why do you write?

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Recently I was asked, “why on earth do you write?” I was taken off guard by their question. But they persisted. “I mean, what’s the point of writing?”

I considered their inebriated condition, which was a full-on slurred Vodka slosh, and simply replied, “I need to.”

However, while their question…

Carolyn Riker

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