It's been quite a week, as I actually had an interview and started a new job, all since last Thursday! I've been searching for a new job for....four years now (??), and when the search (along with everything else) got harder during the pandemic, I got to the point where I never thought I'd find… Continue reading Writer in Motion Week 3: Sulphur and Smoke (now with CP feedback!)
It's week 2 for the Writer in Motion event, where we self-edit our drafts from last week. I'm excited to polish what I have, and see where I can improve it. Next week we'll get feedback from critique partners, and the week after that we'll get feedback from the editors! It's been great to really… Continue reading Writer in Motion Week 2: Sulphur and Smoke
Hello hello helloooo... I'm very excited to be participating in this years Writer in Motion (it's my first time!), where we write a short story based on an image prompt, but we show the process one week at a time. So today we post the first draft, then next week we'll do a self edit,… Continue reading Writer in Motion 2021 and July Update
Hello hello. So, a fair bit has happened since I last posted. To do a brief summary: -I passed my PhD exam/viva -I got engaged! -An election happened, I think? -I entered NaNo, but didn't get very far (sad face) -I was asked to join something super exciting (more about that below) -I FINALLY finished… Continue reading Life Update and Exciting News!
Many moons ago I wrote a post inspired by one of Chuck Wendig's flash fiction prompts, and I forgot to post it. Oops. I thought I'd post it anyway. For this particular one we were prompted to write a short piece about a randomly chosen Flickr photo. Here's the image I got - an amazing shot by Wolfgang Schrittweiser, titled… Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Devil’s Playground