1 October 2021: New Month
September came and went, a total blur. The month held both good and bad, but here are the highlights:
Good: lots of socialization! D&D, housewarming parties, comic conventions, the RenFaire, and a concert.
Bad: my mother's unexpected hospital stay
Good: Mom is doing much better and has been home for about a week
What I've (finally) come to realize is that the reason I'm so overwhelmed is that I piled on a bunch of tasks during quarantine, when I had nothing to do and nowhere to go. I didn't have to come into the classroom, I was cut off from most of my friends, and I had creative energy to spare. Now, I'm struggling to juggle everything and need to rethink my content schedule.
With that in mind, I'm taking October for myself.
The next Write Reckless podcast episode will not be coming out on the 5th
Make Me Write! shall be left to my whims
No Make Me Read! this month
I still plan to release my newsletter Alaura's Bookish Bulletin on the 15th, so subscribe to gain access!
Patreon/Ko-fi content is TBD
More announcements are sure to come, but I hope that taking time to enjoy this spooky month will revitalize me in time for NaNoWriMo. Who knows?