Writing

Reasons Not To Write For HuffPost

Reasons Not To Write For HuffPost

As times change, and Arianna Huffington moves on from her enterprise, I am debating too, if Huffpost is worth the time it takes to help make billionaires ad revenue. Unsurprisingly, my motives not to write for Huffpost move from financial, to personal, to political. I […]

We fear what makes us stronger

We fear what makes us stronger

The first novel I ever tried to edit ended up in the trash. I decided it wasn’t worth salvation. This novel is different. I’m reading it over and I know I want to publish it. I think that’s the root of why it’s taking so […]

Editing: Less demonic, more… fun?

Editing: Less demonic, more… fun?

I’m proud of myself. It’s weird to say. Anyways, after ignoring my novel for months and months I’ve finally gotten a lot of editing done. August seems to be a good writing month for me. Last year, I wrote almost my entire novel in August. […]

Girl, Gamer. Whatever.

Girl, Gamer. Whatever.

Brown hair and glasses? Check. Geeky interest in weird TV shows? Check. Other than that I’m not your “typical girl gamer”. Whatever that is. I’ve watched all of The Guild, and I know just about every character from Harry Potter. That doesn’t mean that all […]

Why I Can Never Be a Journalist

I started at St. Thomas University wanting to double major. That hasn’t changed. What changed was the major that I was going for. I was going to do English and Journalism. It seemed perfect. I love to write. I still love writing. I’ll always be […]

Writing is Easy, Polishing is Hard.

Writing is Easy, Polishing is Hard.

I wrote my second [completed] novel in exactly 3 months. In June it was barely an idea, and in September it was a full-fledged book. I’ve had the characters for a long time and I know who they are. I love the story, I love […]