I often tell people it’s better to write than to type. Your brain works differently when you write. So especially when you want to be creative handwriting is very helpful.
I also know that it’s good for your brain if you ‘switch hands’ at times. When I knit I do that – as a righthanded person I have learned myself to not turn my work around but knit backward with my left hand.
But I hardly ever write or draw with my left hand. I should do that more often starting today. Drawing that way didn’t feel too bad, but writing…!