There are many reasons why people write stories. Some people write stories to entertain others, to share their own experiences or the experiences of others, to preserve history or cultural traditions, or to explore new ideas and perspectives. Stories can also be used to educate, to inspire, or to evoke emotion in the reader. Stories are a way for people to connect with one another, and to communicate ideas, thoughts, and feelings in a way that can be understood by others. Writing is an activity that challenges the brain, it can help to keep the mind sharp and promote good mental health.
When I write, I enjoy researching a new book, it allows me to learn new things and explore interests in depth. I find the process of writing challenging, and the feeling of accomplishment that comes with successfully completing a book is very rewarding. Writing stories is also an enjoyable and stimulating intellectual pursuit. I know that very few people will ever read the stories I create, but that does not matter, because I enjoy the creative process.