8 July 2020: Announcements & Whatnot

It hasn't really been all that long, and yet I have so many things to officially "announce" here on my blog! I am starting a newsletter...

28 June 2020: Camp NaNo is Imminent!

How is it almost July already? I mean, time is an illusion and all, but still. That happened fast and now Camp NaNo is in a few days....

6 June 2020: How to be a Good Ally

Right now, there are so many crises occurring all at once, but these crises are catalysts for change. With COVID-19, the Black Lives...

5 May 2020: Rewriting

One of the best bits of writing advice I have ever received was, when revising, to rewrite your entire manuscript, every single word. Not...

27 April 2020: Camp NaNo Update #3

It's official: I have reached my goal of 60,000 words as of last night, thanks to writing sprints with my writing group via Discord!...

16 April 2020: Camp NaNo Update #2

Just over halfway through the month and I have written 13,614 words towards my 20k goal, which means only 6,386 words to go! Although I...

6 April 2020: "The Archivist" Critique

Today I'm sharing a critique for "The Archivist" by Joyce Carol Oates, which I wrote in July of 2018. Before I dive in, this story was...

5 April 2020: Camp NaNo Update #1

Camp NaNo has begun, which means that many writers are committing to write for the month of April. Although similar to NaNoWriMo, Camp...

30 March 2020: Media Reviews from 2017

I have always been an avid consumer of movies, TV shows, and books, for as long as I can remember, but taking the time to analyze and...

24 March 2020: "Unearth" Critique

In my college fiction workshop, whenever we read a fellow student's story, we were required to write up a critique, in which we...

18 March 2020: Corona Quarantine

Starting tomorrow, March 19th, the school district I work for is suspending school indefinitely due to COVID-19, which means that I will...

3 March 2020: Interrobang in Progress

Although it is a while before it will be ready to be published, I wanted to officially announce that I am in the process of working on a...

26 Feb 2020: The Editing Project

Writing is difficult, any writer can tell you as much. However, I think editing is much more difficult, especially when it's someone...