Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 7

Good morning. I hope everyone has not lost their minds yet. If you have, you have my deepest sympathy. Enough of virus talk though. I printed out Lily (PAUSE. Ok, so Monday morning I printed out Lily. It was 8:00 am, a lovely morning. I was in a good, benevolent mood *narrator: but it didn't … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 7

Saturday Morning Post Vol. 6

Things were weird, and then they got WEIRDER. Things are being cancelled, people are buying toilet paper like they are preparing to mummify themselves, and who new that during the apocolypse people would be stocking up on toilet paper and not booze? At the same time life just sort of...goes on??? Anyway, I vote that … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post Vol. 6

My Continuing Weird Relationship with Coffee Shops

Let it be known that I hate writing in coffee shops. However, twice this year I have found myself sitting down at a coffee with my laptop and working on something (new year? new me? I DON'T THINK SO. *takes a punch at "new"*). You may wonder how I found myself at a coffee shop … Continue reading My Continuing Weird Relationship with Coffee Shops

Distinguishing from a Mood and What Actually Sucks

This Monday (writing wise) was a big UGGGHHHHHH and an even longer GAHHHHHH. *featuring me staring angrily at my laptop with a murderous glare* I was editing Lily, and it was just one of those days where this happens: Me: I don't even know where to start. Ugh this sucks. This all sucks. This can't … Continue reading Distinguishing from a Mood and What Actually Sucks

At some point you just gotta throw all the advice out the window and jump off the cliff

At some point, after all the blogs you've read, after all articles you've scoured, and after all the books you've read on writing, you just gotta write. Because in the end the best writing advice anyone can give is: READ. WRITE. AND LIVE. NOW, that doesn't mean that all other writing advice is null. Learning … Continue reading At some point you just gotta throw all the advice out the window and jump off the cliff

Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 3

I'm sitting here listening to the Gladiator soundtrack blasting in the background, with the evening sun shooting through my window (not literally, if it was I wouldn't be here and neither would anyone else). The light is CHANGING and I'm over here like WOW IT'S LIGHT OUT AT 5:00 PM???? The Dark Days of Winter … Continue reading Saturday Morning Post, Vol. 3

Write How You Need to, and Let That Be That

I'm about to get angry. Everyone duck. DISCLAIMER: if you are a plotter by nature and believe in the power of plotting your novel, do not take offence. I don't care how you write your novel, and that is the whole point of this post. Write how YOU need to write. *grabs megaphone and climbs … Continue reading Write How You Need to, and Let That Be That