It’s crazy to think that we’re already in June and I can’t remember the last time I wrote a blog post! It was probably at the beginning of the year or the end of last year, I can’t remember exactly. But so far this year has really gotten away from me! So here are some … More Where Did This Year Go?
For this post, I wanted to take a little trip into my past and tell you a little known fact about me. Unless you knew me throughout middle school and high school, this might come as a surprise to most. Truth be told, as much as I’ve always loved reading and writing, this wasn’t the … More I Almost Didn’t Become a Writer
Just when you think you’ve overcome one obstacle, another one- or in my case about five or more- pop up and once again you’re struggling to get over them. Without going into too much detail, my personal life and also my writing life, haven’t been going that well. My writing is suffering due to my … More Life Is An Obstacle Course
Just when I have a plan set in motion for both this blog and my novel, another obstacle comes out of nowhere- My laptop died. Well it didn’t die per say,it would just be extremely expensive to fix. Since the laptop is old and that model isn’t made anymore, I’m not getting it fixed because … More There Is Always Another Obstacle
So in my last blog post I mentioned how I started a schedule to keep me on track with writing and I thought I’d share it with all of you! The first picture is last months scheduling. It might not make sense when you just look at it, but here’s my explanation- I wrote the … More My New Writing Schedule
I know I haven’t updated this blog in months and there are no good reasons, excuses, whatever you want to call them for it (although when your site doesn’t want to publish anything that’s not really something you can help)! So here’s a brief glimpse into my life as of late- I’m not in college … More Where Have I Been?
So as many of you know, this semester I am doing my Senior Seminar, which basically just means I have to write a huge paper and do a presentation on it. Well, with only a few weeks to go until it’s due I took a huge risk- I changed my thesis statement and started over. … More Taking A Risk
Writing is a form of self-expression like no other. With words, we can create worlds never seen before and create characters that will live with us forever. We can be a vampire or a werewolf or a wizard, create entire realms like Middle Earth or the world of Harry Potter. With writing we should have … More Can Writing Make You Feel Suffocated Instead of Free?
Last month I posted about branching out creatively and how that is something I wanted to do. I said that my first project would be a painting with each of the Divergent faction symbols on it as a reminder to myself of all the things I would like to be everyday of my life. I … More First Project Completed!
As many of you know by now, I’m in college working toward my Bachelor’s Degree, majoring in English and minoring in Creative Writing. What most of you don’t know is that I am almost to the finish line, I almost have my degree. Just a few more requirements and that degree is mine! But right … More What Was I Thinking?!