Life, Writing Process

Celebrating and New Writing Rituals

For any girl born in the 90s that watched 13 Going On 30, we've impatiently awaited the day we got to shout that we are "Thirty and flirty and thriving!" Yeah, that was one wicked line! We were impatient to start our lives, sick of being teens; misunderstood, awkward, bullied. Well, the journey to being… Continue reading Celebrating and New Writing Rituals

Life, Updates

A Year of Posts to Prove Myself Wrong

Happy New Year! If you've been following me since last January, you may have noticed that I have posted almost every Monday for a year! In doing so, I have proven myself wrong on one very important account - I CAN be consistent with something for a long stretch of time. More importantly, consistent in… Continue reading A Year of Posts to Prove Myself Wrong

Life, Reading

Reading Goals and Disappointment

As of the time I'm writing this I am 6 books behind meeting my reading goal for 2021. My goal was 50 books. I think I've got it in me to maybe finish 2 more if I'm dedicated, but realistically I think it's most likely going to just be one. This sits me at a… Continue reading Reading Goals and Disappointment

Life, Updates, Writing Process

Most Writing Days Look the Same

Most writing days look exactly the same. They are typing, reading, typing some more, brainstorming, and more typing. Honestly, it's super fun but gets monotonous if you don't like your story. To be honest, it gets monotonous even if you really love your story. It's a sad truth that at some point you probably will… Continue reading Most Writing Days Look the Same

Life, Writing Process

Rest and Revision

I rested last week. Well...I rested with my writing at least. Everything else was chaos as usual. As it is for many people, winter is hard on me. I am like a houseplant with more complex emotions. I need sunlight, water, and a very specific space to thrive. Winter specifically deprives me of some of… Continue reading Rest and Revision