I believe we have to keep physically writing, not just to keep it 'alive', but to leave our mark on the world. When I see my grandma/granda's written words, I know they have touched it. They were there, physically, and that means a lot to me.
And ah'll nivver looz ma ackscent, kis ahm an Aiberdeen qwyne, nae maiter far ah am.
An' ma loon kens fit am spickin' aboot in ah, kis he's bin brocht up hearin' it.
(Please note this post has been written phoenetically for pronounciation and comprehensive purposes only.