I am a big believer in the power of writing. Not just articles – but all types of writing. I have written for pleasure, relaxation, to get through a depression, to get through a break-up, to remember things, to process things — I could go on and on. But I found this great post over at Dumb Little Man which I think explains things really well.
Check it out: The Power Of Writing Things Down
Final Note: I believe that if you get into the habit of always writing, whatever it may be, writing for your business will be a lot easier.