Why Write

I’m often asked why people should use pens and write.  Here are some links explaining why writing is important and what some of the many benefits may be.

Better Homes & Gardens:Study Shows Students Learn Better When They Take Handwritten Notes (there’s a theme here guys)

NPR: Why writing by hand helps you remember

FreakonomicsWho Needs Handwriting?

Scientific AmericanDon’t take notes with a laptop

Psychology TodayWhy writing by hand could make you smarter

Smart Parenting – Handwriting is helping your children learn better

Science of UsJournaling can help you out of an emotional funk

Morning WritingBeing creative when your brain isn’t stopping you