Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I’d Embarrass Myself to Meet

Welcome back to Top Ten Tuesday! Once hosted by The Broke and The Bookish, it is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It's a weekly book feature where a topical list-prompt is posted and readers respond with their top ten for that prompt. Yours truly tends to go over ten, but hey, what can a… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I’d Embarrass Myself to Meet

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Hidden Gems

Welcome back to Top Ten Tuesday! Once hosted by The Broke and The Bookish, it is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It's a weekly book feature where a topical list-prompt is posted and readers respond with their top ten for that prompt! Yours truly tends to go over ten, but hey, what can a… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Hidden Gems

Random Musings

I Need To Up My Game

So, today is International Women's Day. My feed on Twitter was filled with people shouting out to some of their favorite female authors and some of their favorite series written by women. I had some come to mind, too, specifically from science fiction and fantasy, genres that I love so much. Sharon Shinn. Tamora Pierce.… Continue reading I Need To Up My Game

Writing Posts

Invigoration of a Writer’s Soul

I started pursuing the updated website, manuscriptwishlist.com, last evening, because I'm cruel to my own mental health and like to look up potential agents and tease myself with dreaming they could possible represent me one day, even though my manuscripts aren't ready for representation yet. Okay, that's only the sadistic half as to why I… Continue reading Invigoration of a Writer’s Soul

Writing Posts

My Folly as a Writer

Saturday: spent most of the day reading roughly 400 or so pages of Brandon Sanderson's The Well of Ascension, the second book in the Mistborn trilogy. For those who haven't read him, Sanderson is top dog. Ever since I started with his Stormlight Archive, I can't get enough of his writing, his worlds and most of all, his characters.… Continue reading My Folly as a Writer

Random Musings

Lessons Learned Living Solo: Embrace the Nerd

At the ripe young age of 22, I finally got my first solo apartment. I lived on campus all four years of my undergrad, so upon getting accepted to an out-of-state MA program, I knew I wanted to try out living off-campus, on my own. A lot of my friends were like, "Really? You're going… Continue reading Lessons Learned Living Solo: Embrace the Nerd