writing in a notebook

In my last post, I linked to Chris Gayomali’s piece on mentalfloss.com on four benefits of writing by hand.

Further research generated this interesting post on littlethings.com:

9 Incredible Ways Writing By Hand Benefits Our Bodies and Brains

by Johanna Silver


Writing by hand:

  1. taps into both sides of the brain.
  2. enhances our focus. There are no links to click or ads popping up.
  3. eases anxiety. Get those frustrations down on paper!
  4. increases comprehension. Research backs up this observation.


Categories: Writing


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