Explaining the Process: Isbah’s Approach to Creative Writing

For me, writing is an expression of love, a channel to ventilate excessive emotions, and a medium to revolt against the social and cultural practices I disagree about.

In this vlog, I talk about the creative aspect of writing. Being a follower of Romanticism, I use Wordsworth’s definition of poetry as “the spontaneous overflow of strong feelings; it takes its origin from emotions recollected in tranquility” to describe the process of writing I practice.

Hope the vlog will serve as a stimulus for reflection on your own way of thinking and writing.

 

Isbah Ali Farzan is a blogger. Most of her blogs fall in the genre of reflective writing. She uses personal narrative to advocate for critical thinking. She can be reached at isbah.mustafa@gmail.com.

Author: Aslam Kakar

Aslam is a Teaching Assistant and Ph.D. student in Global Affairs at Rutgers University. In his free time, he reads, writes and manages this blog. His reading interests are positive psychology, philosophy, religion, war, culture, politics and current affairs.

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