On with the show

The last entry that I wrote is mocking me. The entry that said I was going to write more and was finally going to get serious about this blog is just sitting there, waving its hands in the air so it's impossible for me to miss. Jerk. I want to blame it on the whirlwind summer, and while this summer Read more [...]

Novels that will punch you right in the feels

I was thinking about it last night when I really should have been sleeping and tried to figure out what kind of books I would recommend to people if they asked. It was a lot harder than I thought it would be to keep the list short. There are so many books out there and a lot of the ones I left off the Read more [...]

Writing and World of Darkness

Things have been crazy lately. An update on Nanowrimo is that I met their word count and even went over it with my final product being approximately 175,000 words, but I still have a long way to go. Maybe it's not as long as I'm making it out to be, but it feels like there's going to be a bit of a slog Read more [...]

Pre-Nanowrimo 2013 Jitters

12 playlists, 700+ songs, 5 main characters, 7000+ words in wiki-esque write ups for the characters, a concept board and a plot board yet I still don't feel like I'm ready. There's this nervousness building in my stomach that I can't deny and yet I want to start. I want to start right now. I'm talking, Read more [...]

My Devotion to the Cult of Overwork

I don't know what it is, but for some reason I'm just exhausted lately. All of the things that I can normally do has just become so tough and I've watched helplessly as my mood spirals downward. I feel sometimes like I'm clinging to a precipice and there's so little that I can do to pull myself up. People Read more [...]

A Few Words on Writing and Deadlines

I was asked a question the other day that I didn't have an answer to. I was asked if I ever wrote just for pleasure without a deadline as I always set really strict deadlines for myself even when I'm writing my own projects. The truth of the matter is that I don't really write without a deadline any Read more [...]