I’ve come to this page over and over again over the last several weeks, and I’ve stared at it, knowing I should write something. Anything. But each time I ended up shutting it down and looking somewhere else, putting my attention on something else. Anything else. I avoid dealing with difficult things, apparently. Writing is a bit … More The Words I Didn’t Want to Hear from the Dermatologist & Why I Haven’t Been Writing
It never fails: I’m supposed to be working on research for school and my mind wanders. This time, like many other times, it wandered back to my manuscript – on which I’ve ceased queries, because I’d grown tired. It wasn’t so much the rejections as the story itself; if I wasn’t excited about it anymore, … More Update: What on Earth is Going on With My 1st Book?
I just got this email from Misha Collins lol! Seriously… GISHWHES begins soon and there is still plenty of room on our team. What is it, exactly? It’s a virtual scavenger hunt – we’ll get a list of tasks and we choose the ones we want to do (& don’t have to do any … More Join Me for GISHWHES 2016!
I came across this compilation this evening when I was supposed to be working on my thesis and outline for my final paper but was instead scrolling through Facebook. I like to wait until I have almost no time left before the deadline before I get serious. It’s like I can’t focus until the pressure … More Fan Tribute to Harry Potter
Down below the bustling city of London on the fourth of July 2016, Bond Street Station is buzzing with activity as people shuffle on and off the trains. Platform 1 is westbound to Ealing Broadway. The ventilation isn’t very good and it’s hot and stuffy while we wait. Sweaty. I press against the wall, wary … More Underground Thoughts in London
Whew! June is flying by. Between my British Lit class, and work getting a bit crazy because it’s vacation season and everybody wants to take off, and my own upcoming bucket-list vacation, where did the time go? I’ve been updating Brothers Keep Her a little at a time. Class keeps me busy, so I’m not … More Supernatural Fanfic Update
“Beowulf and Humanity’s Thirst for Heroes” by Nicole Starleigh From his noble acts and great achievements in the name of his king to his face-off with Grendel and, subsequently, Grendel’s vengeful mother, to his final act of heroism in which he sacrifices his own life for that of his people, Beowulf is the … More We are Obsessed with Heroes – and It’s a Good Thing
You have been looking forward to this first date for two weeks. It’s Friday afternoon and you have one or two more hours of your work day left before you can go home and get ready for your night out – but then you receive an email that changes everything. What does the email say? … More Writing Prompt #10
I’ve been feeling like a sack of crap today thanks to completely unnecessary womanly problems (I’m absolutely finished with having children). Instead of completing all of my homework like a responsible little worker bee, I skipped a whole assignment to work on wattpad instead. I still have tomorrow, right? So I’ll lose a few points … More 2 New Chapters – SPN Fanfic
Happy May! It’s short & sweet; read the next chapter here.