Hi all, So I got a few days off from school due to a tropical storm. Other people have crisper, cooler air, but we here in Florida get tropical storms as a sign that the seasons are changing. Seriously, we lost power and I had to practically swim to school the next day. Anyway, the … Continue reading Rainy Day Reads
Hi all, So with school starting back up, I thought I'd share some of my tips on how to write essays for school. No, nothing on creative writing today, just some cold, hard torture mind exercise, known as homework. So part of the reason I wanted to major in and pursue a career in English … Continue reading Tips for Writing Essays
Hi all, It's that time again! School is back, and with it my sanity seems these days a fragile and precious thing. I thought this week I'd just talk about that, and maybe a few other random things I enjoyed this summer. School I'm in my second to last term this fall, which means that … Continue reading Log #13: Here we go again (& summer favorites!)
Author: Holly Black Genre: YA fantasy Series: The Folk of the Air (#1) Rating: 5/5 Synopsis (from Goodreads): Jude was seven when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing more than to belong there, despite … Continue reading THE CRUEL PRINCE by Holly Black – Book Review
Hi all, So hi. How are you? I feel like we don't get to talk much these days - how's your week? Okay, to cut the crap, I'm sorry I've been gone for...was it 2, 3 weeks? I was so incredibly busy, and it's entirely my fault that I didn't look ahead at my schedule … Continue reading Camp NaNo 2018 – Wrap-Up: Long Time, No See.
Hi all, Today's a great week. You know why? Because my 2 MC's finally met each other. Well, sort of. They had a conversation. And it couldn't have gone better. They have no idea they're supposed to hate each other, and the conversation was mostly filled with 'hey, you stole my stuff the last time … Continue reading Camp NaNo 2018 – Week 3: A Tale of 2 Main Characters.
Hi all, I have forgotten entirely how I used to format these writing updates. What do you even talk about in only 1 week of writing?? In short, things are going. Last week, I discussed pantsing, and yes - I am still winging it. I've come up with a sort of system. I basically have … Continue reading Camp NaNo 2018 – Week 2: Slow-Burning Clocks.