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Journaling My Thoughts: A Review

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Lately, I’ve been journaling my thoughts into a notebook with the pen. Today I want to talk review that process.

Why Did I Start Journaling My Thoughts?

First, I started to write down my feelings about popular topics. I started writing about my thoughts about marriage, which then lead me to discuss about fear, and the topics grew from there.

Second, I found it was a way to let my mind settle. My mind is busy with opinions and viewpoints from what I see and hear. It also doesn’t help that I love to people watch, which makes me think more. So when I write down my thoughts for the day, I let the energy out. My mind relaxes.

My Setup

I write in a heavy-duty spiral notebook one would use for class to take notes. I like this type of notebook because I can flip the pages around to write on the back, and the paper is heavy. Plus, this notebook is cheaper to buy.

However, my pens aren’t cheap. I love uni-ball VISION pens. I love the flow of the ink and how they write. Yet, they cost about $7 for a pack of 4 pens at Wal-Mart.

Benefits of Journaling My Thoughts

I find that writing down my thoughts about certain topics like fear or marriage make me think fully about my feelings. I think about why I hold certain viewpoints, or why I live a certain way. Also, I thoroughly enjoy putting those thoughts onto paper because it inspires my writing.

This is also a great opportunity to write about “taboo” topics. I have feelings I wouldn’t post online because they would cause an issue for me either at work or personally. Plus, it’s not good to put everything online. People should keep some secrecy about themselves.

Conclusion

I believe everyone should write in a journal. It doesn’t have to be every day, but at least once or twice a week. So many people are upset and angry with life and need a release. Thus, writing those feelings down would work very well instead of drinking alcohol or going shopping.


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