Writing is like Running

April 30, 2009
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Writing is like running. The runner chooses which path to take as a writer chooses which path the words lead you down. A runner as a writer chooses the beat of the words. a runner chooses their foot placement as a writer chooses their words. a runner chooses how long they run as a writer chooses the length of their work. a runner breathes as a writer scrambles through, page after page. a runner works their body as a writer works minds.

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kjeezy10 said...
Feb. 17, 2014 at 4:51 pm
  Summary   The author believes that writing a lot like running.  Both writers and runners choose paths to take while they work.  They both also choose how long they want to go with their work.  A runner works himself or herself physically as much as a writer works himself or herself mentally.   Response               I agree with the author because often, while I’m writing paper I feel ... (more »)
Dec. 9, 2010 at 7:50 am
i have no frands
Thisbe H. said...
Jul. 10, 2009 at 10:34 pm
Trust... I am not a runner but I do understand what you are saying and anyway nice comparisons just brilliant!
mindspike said...
Jun. 6, 2009 at 3:48 pm
thanks lol i love running i just think that it is like taking a vacation from reality and it helps to free yourself from stress XD

p.s.- thanks for the comment!!
BellaLuna said...
May 24, 2009 at 11:29 pm
LOVE IT! and well, i am an avid runner and writer, i find that they both help you relax and let out frustration also. so, try it when u r upset go for a nice run. lol.
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