Writer silhouette, copyright Chris LeCraw iStockPhoto.com #000000818351
copyright Chris LeCraw iStockPhoto.com #000000818351

Novelist Jennifer Hubbard says,

“Sometimes the writing desk is a solace, an escape from tedium or pain in daily life.

“Sometimes writing is a celebration. Sometimes it’s a way to process painful truths.”

I could quote her whole post on the paradoxes of writing, but then I’d be plagiarizing, and you’d miss meeting Jennifer here.