Hi all, I'm feeling burnt out. My finals are next week, and in these times of extreme stress, I've found solace in the lulling and soothing words of poetry. So I decided to do a chill post and just share some poetry with you all. I mentioned near the beginning of the term that I would … Continue reading Log #6 – Poetry I’ve Collected this Term
Hi all, If there's one thing I love, it's writing style. Most people hate the nitty-gritty of writing - sentence structure, syntax, diction, grammar. But that stuff is my jam; I mean, I have very early memories of filling out grammar worksheets back in elementary school and being excited to do that homework. As if I weren't enough of … Continue reading Writing Tips – Immersive Writing
Hi all, I've been wanting to make a sequel to this post for a while, and to be honest, I thought it would be a lot harder. But I guess writers have a lot of problems. Or I am just really good at complaining. Word count limits. Just...gaaahhhhh Writing dialogue and then you forget how humans … Continue reading Writer Problems (2)
(I was going to put a gif of someone really intensely writing, but this seems more accurate) Hi all, Though I'm not participating in NaNoWriMo this year, I have been staring longingly out the window, wishing I could join. I've decided to try my best to write every day, though I'm not setting a word … Continue reading Writing Tips – NaNoWriMo
Hi all, TODAY IS MY 1 YEAR BLOGIVERSERY! 🎉🎈🎉🎈 Yes, one year ago I wrote my first post on this little blog of mine. In that time it's grown and evolved so much, and to be quite honest I didn't even think it would stick. I'm the kind of person that tries a bunch of … Continue reading Log #5 – Happy Blogiversery! (And NaNoWriMo)
Hi all, I love dragons. But one kind of story I'm actually not a fan of is the classic knight-saves-the-princess story. I don't know why, I just never found it that compelling. Maybe it's just because I see it all the time, or it's too overdone. But if there's one thing I really appreciate, it's … Continue reading Log #3 – Dragons and Knights
Hi all, I've been thinking alot, about how I manage this blog and how its kind of forced to change as my life circumstances change. I hate change, but I've found that a lot of the time trying to force things to stay the same just makes it worse. I want to get back to … Continue reading Log #1 – Like butter scraped across too much bread.