As a young/novice/aspiring author, I have a lot of other things on my plate that aren’t strictly writing-related. I work full-time at a job I really care about and want to do well in. I’m trying to get my stuff together to apply to grad school at the end of this year to start attendingContinue reading “Author Toolbox Blog Hop: Time, like mischief, should be managed”
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For those who aren’t familiar with me, I created the 400-participant Nano Hop in 2016. We aren’t going to let this one-time-signup, monthly blog hop get quite so big. I think anywhere from 20 to 30 participants would be a great number for the first hop in April, and considering…
I have been so scattered during the first month of 2017 that my thoughts can only come in a list of bullet points.
In which I revisit my twelve-year-old self to talk about these past twelve months and my twenty-four-year-old self.
The beauty of moving to a new city is that you can become whoever you want to be when you get there. I, for some reason, became a writer.
While I am not sorry to see the back of November 2016, I know that I got more this month than I had originally bargained for.
Even the spaces I thought were safe have been sullied. Still, tomorrow I will wake and put on my armor.
After one of the longest nights of my life, I refuse to give in to divisive thoughts, and instead seek unity.
Several years, dozens of notebooks and hundreds of stories, poems and blog posts later, I still seek validation for my writer identity.