Update on where I’ve been: The Curious Life of a Bookish Overachiever. #writing #blogging #amwriting #ontheporch
For dieters, it might be “fat” or “fudge”. For those who are different, it’s “freak”. If you’re anything like me, a perfectionist at heart, it’s the biggest, baddest, angriest F-word ever: failure. Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join […]
#NaNoWriMo2017 is 27 days away. I’ve been informed by nano vets that plot and world-building should be top priority. Each tidbit of advice was eclipsed with a warning: Know thy characters. Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 2,910 […]
There is no common ground between us but I’m an architect. I would build a bridge to you. I would carve a deep path from the tips of my fingers to yours. I would risk splinters and pit falls to build our cathedral, a cradle for us to rest our weary heads, a sacred string […]
If I could sum up 2017 in a single word, it would be intense. Arduous would be appropriate, too. In April, I moved to Seattle, Washington. Through May and June, I queried my novel, hunted for apartments, and enrolled in college. June through August heralded earning work as a freelance writer, attending summer classes, acclimating to […]
The first poems I ever wrote were pitiful creatures. Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 2,910 other subscribers Email Address
The Books I’ll be stuffing my nose into this month. What’s on your TBR shelf?
Dear Lovely Readers, This month has been madness. Not necessarily madness in a purely negative way. There’s been a load of good, too. Finally, my husband and I are 100% settled into our new apartment. I took some photos with my new camera, the Cannon T6i, and I’m loving this space. Well, as much as […]
Speculative fiction is an umbrella term.
It’s that time of the week again, where I introduce you to five words you may or may not be familiar with. This week’s theme is a writer’s words. Amalgamate – (v.) to combine, unite, merge, or mix to form a single thing. The sisters will amalgamate their savings to buy a yacht. Loquacious – (adj.) […]