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  • Writer's pictureKali Kuzma

50 Other Hobbies to Enjoy When You Need a Break from Writing

Hobbies Anyone Can Enjoy

I always find writing to be a fun way to spend my free time. Imagining a new world and the characters within is thrilling, especially when there is a good twist ending.

But there are days when I can no longer sit at the dining room table tapping away at the keys of my computer. Instead, I turn to my other hobbies or interests which either inspire my next set of stories or help my mind clear of a paragraph I'd been stuck on for a few hours.

If you feel like you might need a break from writing here is a list of 50 other hobbies to enjoy.

50 Hobbies to Try Besides Writing

1. Fly a Kite

2. Bird Watching

3. Swimming at the Beach

4. Horseback Riding

5. Archery

6. Nature Walks

7. Collect Gemstones

8. Have Bonfires

9. Learn to Cook or Bake

10. Host Game Nights

11. Play Cards

12. Arts and Crafts

13. Puzzles

14. Word Games

15. Learn a New Language

16. Learn to Embroider, Crochet, or Sew

17. Pyrography

18. Scrapbooking

19. Photography

20. Play an Instrument

21. Paint

22. Go Fishing

23. Learn to DJ

24. Become a Mixologist

25. Start a Podcast

26. Watch Movies

27. Read Tarot

28. Garden

29. Make Jewelry

30. Collect Coins

31. Travel

32. Make Youtube Videos

33. Pet Sit

34. Volunteer

35. Start a Tiktok Account

36. Learn to Dance

37. Glass Blow

38. Welding

39. Interior Decorating

40. Go Camping

41. Learn How to Wax Seal

42. Make Candles

43. Play Roller Derby

44. Draw

45. Flower Pressing

46. Flip Houses

47. Get a Telescope

48. Go Bowling

49. Sculpting

50. Rock Climbing

Final Thoughts

As you can see from the list there are an array of other hobbies you can do besides writing.

I know I've done a variety of them including glass blowing, pyrography, and interior decorating. How many do you already do and how many are you going to try?

If you have another unique hobby you think writers would enjoy leave it in the comments below!

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May 26, 2022

Such great ideas thank you (:


May 25, 2022

What a great list! There is always something to fill our time with!

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