Discussion

Discussion: The Platforms of Social Media

Hello, dear readers! It's time for the latest discussion post and this is a topic I've been thinking about a little bit recently. It's not a complex one by any means (though, after writing this entire post, perhaps it's more complex than I originally thought?), but I'm just curious how others navigate it, so I… Continue reading Discussion: The Platforms of Social Media

Writing Posts

Looking At It Differently

So, I read a thread on Twitter the other day from author C.L. Polk. It discussed the delicate balance of readers interacting with the authors they admire; about how a reader saying, "I can't wait for your next book," could actually have negative consequences. Sorta like the same consequences a reader can inflict when they… Continue reading Looking At It Differently

Random Musings, Writing Posts

Social Media Hiatus

It might seem a bit dramatic to post that I'm going to go on a social media hiatus, as I don't spend a ton of time on social media to begin with--especially after I deleted all the apps off of my phone, ages ago. But I still spend enough time scrolling through Facebook and Twitter that I know I'm… Continue reading Social Media Hiatus

Random Musings

Lessening My Social Media Intake

I've recently made the decision to switch phone companies, to cut my bill in half and minimize expenses as much as I can. I also got a new phone, which meant it was time to re-download the apps, put in all the contacts and generally get it in functioning order. It also allowed me, as I compared… Continue reading Lessening My Social Media Intake

Writing Posts

Pitching Problems…

...and no, unfortunately, this has nothing to do with baseball (though baseball season is almost officially here *soft squee*). It actually has everything to do with writing and the devilish process that is pitching a manuscript and searching for representation. I've went through a few rounds of querying, as I've mentioned before on the blog.… Continue reading Pitching Problems…

Random Musings

21st Century Rant

Hello my readers! It is been some time since I have posted, I admit, and I apologize for that (I wrote at least ten posts in my head, if that helps at all). And my "return" post is most likely going to be a controversial one, so no one can ever say that I'm not… Continue reading 21st Century Rant