January was a doozy of a month. It went by so fast, and I'm not going to lie, with school and everything else going on I do feel a bit burned out. February is going to a super busy month for me, and I'm not sure if I want it to go by as fast… Continue reading January Wrap-Up
2018 is the year that I want to put a greater focus on my writing. Over my greatly needed winter break, I started on working on a YA contemporary idea that had been tucked away in my mind since last July. As I write this I'm almost at 20K words, which I'm really happy about.… Continue reading 2018 Writing Update #1
I finished Nanowrimo 2017 with 17,629 words. I'm proud of myself for attempting Nano during one of the busiest months of school, but school had to come first. However, I've dedicated my winter break to outlining+writing...and doing SAT math prep. One thing that I got out of this Nano was I fixed my setting.… Continue reading Writing Update: Nanowrimo Wrap-Up
Hi All! This is just a quick check-in because I want to hear how you all are doing. I'm currently around 15K words, and have been falling behind. But... WE'RE HALFWAY THERE, AND NOTHING'S GONNA GET IN THE WAY- ok, I'll stop. (I'm not the only one who watched Big Time Rush, am I?)… Continue reading Writing Update: We’re Halfway There!
Nanowrimo has officially begun, and I just wanted to share some quick writerly words of encouragement. Nanowrimo is such a wonderful time of the year, but I also know that it can create a lot of pressure. Don't worry if you miss a few days or even a week. As long as you end up with more… Continue reading Thursday’s Thoughts: Writerly Encouragement
image If you all don't know, Nanowrimo starts next week!! Nanowrimo stands for National Novel Writing Month, and writers from all over the world come together to write 50K within the month. I've participated for 3 years, and I absolutely love the community. If you haven't heard of it before and are curious, I encourage… Continue reading Writing Update: So Nanowrimo Starts Next Week?!
Is it really September? Do I really start junior year tomorrow? (Also any junior year of HS advice would be greatly appreciated!) Does Nanowrimo really start in less than two months? Are there really only four months left in 2017? Wow wow wow. I thought in this writing update I'd share what I'm doing… Continue reading Writing Update #3: Nanowrimo Starts in Two Months?!
Hello everyone, July has come to an end. Which unfortunately means that the summer is winding down. July's been a crazy hectic month for my family. My reading and blogging didn't suffer much because of it, but my writing did a bit. More on that later. Books I read during July! (If there's an asterisk… Continue reading July Wrap-Up
Photo Credit Hello, everyone! I wanted to do a quick post amidst Camp Nanowrimo to stop and say thank you to all of you. A few days ago I found out that I somehow reached 300 followers. That honestly boggles my mind. It amazes me that my words have traveled around the world. It makes me… Continue reading Thank You For 300 + A Q & A!!
Photo Credit So it's July, and with July always comes Camp Nanowrimo!! If you don't know, Camp Nanowrimo is basically a more chill version of Nanowrimo where you get to choose your own goal (minutes, words, pages, etc). It's a summer tradition for me to participate in July; this is my fourth year doing… Continue reading Writing Update #2: Off to Camp…