I haven't written in a long time. I've thought about it a lot, constantly, but I quickly end up going into a mental spiral about it. "Blogging" is a tough game, if that's even what I'm doing. I've heard all the advice, I've read the numerous articles that break it all down into digestible bullet... Continue Reading →
Cuts & Bruises: Publishing Journey Update!
Hey there! It's been a hot second since I've written a blog. I just thought I'd write up a quick update about where I'm at with my DEBUT NOVEL. I swear, I still don't think it's quite sunk in that it's actually happening. You know how you chase something for so long that when you... Continue Reading →
Mental Health Awareness Month: What Can You Do To Help?
As you're probably (and hopefully) aware, May marks Mental Health Awareness Month (as well as many other important things). This is something that is very important to me so I wanted to take a moment to think about what we can actually do to help spread awareness; this month, this week, and every other day.... Continue Reading →
Being Able to Take Criticism is a Life Skill
Recently, Twitter has been abuzz with a particular incident in the writing/publishing/book community. One author, shortly after publishing their debut novel, wasn't best pleased to receive anything less than 5 star review s (via goodreads). They thought it best to retaliate, to lash out as those reviewers. To say they overreacted is an understatement. These... Continue Reading →
I didn't want to write about the pandemic. It seemed like that's all people were talking about, all throughout 2020. It was getting me down, so naturally, I didn't want to add to it and so, I sat back and waited for it to go away and well, here we are in 2021 and I'm... Continue Reading →