Greetings, faithful readers. In this blog post I'd like to share with you some strategies to help you face your creative fears, taken from the pages of one of my many journals. If you haven't tried journaling, you're missing out on some great inspiration that you could glean from later in life, especially when it comes to conquering your creative fears.Continue Reading
I've just released a new story, now available on Wattpad! It's called Interview with a Future Bestselling Author: Hopes of a Future in Fiction.
In this "interview" I set out to motivate myself to carry on with my writing despite the overwhelming fear that my writing isn't—or will never be—"good enough." I decided to kick myself in the pants, get up off my worry, and give myself a goal to reach.
How did I do this? By interviewing my "future" self and experimenting with what it would feel like to become a bestselling author.Continue Reading
Have you ever wondered about the benefits of going to bed early, getting a good night's sleep, and having an early morning the next day?
Join me as I explore the benefits I've experienced as a result of my new early morning routine.Continue Reading
In 2009, I set out to finally achieve my goal of writing a novel. The premise behind National Novel Writing Month, founded in 1999 by Chris Baty, is to write 50,000 words by the end of the designated month, which is always November. Although I won the competition (along with hundreds, if not thousands, of others), my novel was still incomplete, life happened, and I abandoned my novel as a result. Five years later, I began the journey to resurrect and complete it.
Here’s my story.