The Hidden Benefits to Handwriting my Drafts

The Hidden Benefits to Handwriting my Drafts

So I’m not going to lie. This sucked. Big time. I don’t really remember why I did it either. For book 2 of my Unseen Chronicles, I chose to take my ‘occasional note-taking’ a step further and do the old school ‘write it all by hand in...

The Art of Being Bored is Hard

I think we all have moments where we don’t know what we want to do. Want to write. Want to eat. Do we want to write a short story or an epic novel? What about ice cream or vodka? (seriously just have both at this point, my delighted brain says to me) Tonight is...
Driving around the Block

Driving around the Block

Also known as “what the fuck is this. I know how to write don’t I????”Me: 8 am Writer’s block is something that, on a good day, I insist isn’t a real thing. Mostly because I believe it isn’t. It’s an excuse I used for years as...
Romantic Tropes and why I like them as a reader

Romantic Tropes and why I like them as a reader

“It just seems that most of what I’m reading in romance is the same thing over and over again,” I pointed out to my friend. “I mean, how many times can I read about two people hating each other but then coming to realize how much they love each other?”“Probably about...