Every muscle in my body aches. Every tendon and join is protesting, loudly, and my hands a dry and caked in charcoal. Discomfort means growth, though, right? I’m supposed to like the burn in my thighs, and the rocketing discomfort every time I try and raise my arm to make another stroke on paper. I’m […]
Well, once again it’s been a while. I want to say I’ve been busy (which I have), or that I’ve been out of town (which I have). I’d like to make excuses about mental health (which I’ve struggled with) and a lack of self confidence (which I often deal with). I’m done making excuses though. […]
It’s amazing how easily your mind can get in the way of your life. You would think your own mind would want you to be successful, to reach the goals you set, but it seems that for many of us it does the absolutely opposite. I’d like to say that life got busy – it […]
This is a blog about lies, so lets start with the cold, hard truth. I’m a liar. Not about the stuff people consider to be ‘big’ things. I don’t bother lying about money, or my relationship. I don’t lie about the fact that I’m medicated, or that I go to therapy. I try and be […]
I’m drowning. I’m constantly sinking under the incoming waves. The panicked thrumming in my chest is matched by the shaking of my hands as I try to keep myself afloat. I didn’t want to go swimming but somehow here I am, sinking in an ocean of adrenaline and distress.
We examine Eros, or passionate love, and how writers treat it.
I’m on drugs! How many of you assumed they were illegal? Silly people. Alright, serious face, guys. I am on drugs. Every morning along with my Vitamin E (Which keeps my skin clear, seriously try it), Choline, Fish Oil, and Vitamin D (which was also prescribed by my doctor), I take a little white pill. […]
Three Ways I’m Going Out of My Comfort Zone and Why
Here are three important requirements for collaborations in writing, and making sure you both stay sane threw the process!
I’ve completely Nanowrimo twice, as well as various Camp Nanowrimos, and my own personal ‘nanowrimo-esque’ goals. I’ve written and am currently editing two novels, one of them close to 200k words, while writing the second one in that series. For Nanowrimo 2016 I decided I was going to get through 50k words of the sequel […]