It isn’t compulsory of course but apparently, from time to time, Victor Hugo liked to put pen to paper in his birthday suit.
How much great literary good, thought provoking and life changing text has arisen from the union of these two. Without each other they are capable of a lot less….a bit of origami, a paper aeroplane….
Together they can change the world. Relativity, Origin of Species, Penicillin, Les Miserables – ink on wood pulp.
There is a connectivity when you use these old tools. Your handwriting is a thing of natural beauty however appalling it might look on the page.
When did you last do a piece of creative handwriting? Get back to it for some of the things you use a keyboard for. Creatively it is quite different.