Hello there. It's been a while since I've updated on my writing progress. Life sometimes gets in the way of your hopes, dreams, and even ambitions. I often find myself caught up in one thing or another, forcing me to set aside certain things for a while to chase after a new high. Writing, however,… Continue reading Long Time No Blog
I'm so excited and proud to announce that the book my poem is featured in, Florida's Best Emerging Poets, has been published! I can now call myself a 5-Time Published Poet, which is a title I am very happy to embrace. Poetry has always been a way for me to let out my emotions instead of… Continue reading Officially Published!
I was recently contacted by Z Publishing to submit my poetry for one of their books. They compile an anthology of poems by the best poets in each state, in addition to their other projects, and publish them as eBooks and soft covers. I submitted a few poems that were near and dear to my heart… Continue reading Exciting News!
I started off July’s Camp NaNoWriMo by going to the library for research purposes. Worldbuilding is an important aspect of writing, so it is just as important to do proper research. For Deerstalker, the novel I have been working on all year, I have to do a lot of research due to the specific time… Continue reading July Camp NaNoWriMo: First Weekend
November isn't the only month dedicated to writing. The geniuses behind National Novel Writing Month also put together Camp NaNoWriMo, which takes place several times throughout the year, including April. This "camp" allows writers to work on whatever project they desire, with their own set word count and goals. For this camp, I'm going to… Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo April 2016
I recently finished a freelance eCommerce store and Facebook setup for a friend of mine who creates cute animal-themed sweatshirts! We discussed different eCommerce stores and she decided to use Shopify, which offers a lot of features and is easy to use. I imported products from her Etsy store, edited them, and helped to set… Continue reading Creative Callipipper!
I've taken the time to compile a a list of resources I personally use, have been recommended to use by fellow authors or professors, or have stumbled upon. My latest Hub Pages article talks about books, websites, conferences, and NaNoWriMo, plus many more sources for writers, writing, and the creative process. I'll be adding suggestions… Continue reading Resources for Writers