You might be an author in the making.
Is it important to be a good writer?
The ability to communicate one’s thoughts into written form is a skill that is often stifled because spelling, handwriting, and grammar are emphasized at the same time.
If a student has difficulty with any of these skills they will learn that easy words and short sentences can get the job done with fewer red ink marks from the teacher. This shortcut solution suppresses creativity at an early age, and it becomes difficult to revive later on.
THE TWO MAIN CATEGORIES OF WRITING ARE CREATIVE & TECHNICAL
The good news is, there is a place in this world for both. When writing a story for scholarships or for application to a college, having creative writing skills is a huge advantage. Conversely, if you’re applying for a job, writing grants or proofreading scientific or instructional documents, technical writing skills are more helpful