On Being an Emerging Author

The next person who tells me writing a book/novel/anything isn’t emotionally exhausting is going to get punched in the face. Seriously. You’d think people would recall their high school and college years when writing a five page double spaced essay was like the end of the world. Now, I tell people I wrote a book. […]

The Top 5 Reasons 2012 Changed Me

I’ve participated in The Daily Post before, but the Weekly Writing Challenges have always intimidated me. It just so happens, however, that this week the challenge is something I was already planning on doing: Wrapping It Up. Here are the top five things that have changed me this year. Some may make you laugh, some […]

NaNo Thoughts

20 days in to NaNoWriMo. 10 days left. (Well, 11 according the the NaNoWriMo statistics site.) The end…is near. When I started this month, I flew out the gates hacking away at my story. I was writing a good 2500-3000 words a day, and I was feeling great. This is so easy, I told myself. […]