Goals · Novel · Reflection

A Plot Twist and a Rewrite

It's hard to believe how everything has changed this year, and how much we've had to adjust to. How many things we took for granted before and ignored, and how many things have now been laid bare. This year really feels like a turning point in history, and historians will be analysing it in the… Continue reading A Plot Twist and a Rewrite

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Never Have I Ever: Writer Edition

Hello hello, I am in what you might call a reading/writing slump, what with the world being literally and metaphorically ON FIRE right now, and my depressed/existential lizard brain running amok. BUT I'm slowly starting to revise HONORS for Pitch Wars at the end of this month, and I just got two new books in… Continue reading Never Have I Ever: Writer Edition

Goals · Novel · PhD · Reflection · Travels

I Finished My Third Novel! aka Venice Book, aka The Courtesan

Well, I finally did it. I finished the book that I've always dreamed of writing. A book that tried to capture some of the magic of the city that so many have written about. Venice is my favorite city on earth for so many reasons. It is one of, if not the most, beautiful city… Continue reading I Finished My Third Novel! aka Venice Book, aka The Courtesan

Goals · Novel · Reflection · Reviews

On Beginnings, Endings, and Sticking the Landing

Accountability time: one of my goals for this year was to post once a month, at least, and I've already missed that goal for June. But also, June was. . .unlike any other month so far, and that's saying something when it comes to 2020. I feel like I've learned so much about my home… Continue reading On Beginnings, Endings, and Sticking the Landing