Writing is an essential skill that can benefit a person for his whole life. Introducing writing in early stages of schooling can foster confidence and communication much better. Today, we focus more on mechanical ways of expression thus eluding the human self expressions which are more precise and sophisticated than any machine invented. Creative and reflective writing build confidence and an ability to express oneself in every aspect of life. Writing helps children to connect to the world around them further. Collaborative writing projects, such as creating a class newspaper enables children to better interact with each other and achieve their goals together. Writing helps one move freely among facts and opinions and it promotes the ability to pose worthwhile questions. Writing helps one to refine their ideas. It gives an ability to demonstrate one's maturity and intellect. Writing down ideas and thoughts preserve them so that one can reflect upon them whenever he wants to. It allows one to communicate in his own words and voice without the filters and blocks used while talking to people. Writing can serve as a grounding force for a person who feels confused, insecure, or emotionally lost. it can be a planning tool for appreciating and loving oneself. All it takes is a notebook and a pencil to get started!