When I introduce myself as a writer, responses are always varied. Some are with piqued interest, some with feigned respect, most with slight confusion and snarky jokes related to the "starving artist" role (which my bank account has unfortunately taken to heart). A follow-up question, if asked, is usually, "What do you write?" Of course,… Continue reading Writing: the Why and the How
Valentine's Day is always a hit or miss for me emotionally. Most years, unfortunately, I find myself pretty miserable, wishing I had someone to spend it with and someone to spoil with letters filled with gushy confessions they already know and a ridiculous amount of chocolate. Spending 23 years solo will have that affect on… Continue reading Single Status: A Choice and a Dream
Not Real: Unfortunately, this post isn't about The Hunger Games or related to it in the slightest. Well, except for the fact that I'm borrowing Peeta and Katniss's way of discerning reality and expressing their love for one another to help make a point. But besides that, this post isn't related to The Hunger Games. Real: People using the excuse, "It's… Continue reading Real or Not Real?
I'm not sure if 2016 is going to be my breakout year as a writer, but if I can manage to finish all of the projects listed here, it will definitely be the year that I'm writing. And considering that I have a lot of stories floating around in my head, I thought I'd give you… Continue reading Writing Projects and Goals for 2016