I already knew the third week was going to be the toughest. I had my finals, birthday, and traveling arrangements that took up large chunks of my time. I thought I’d be able to write on my birthday, but I was very mistaken. I had devoted three hours to studying for my American Art History … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017: Ending Thoughts
Procrastination is dangerous. So is a Netflix account. I’ve continued my binge watch of Bojack Horseman (now on season 4, episode 3) but ALSO added Lost, where I’m on season 2, episode 14. Whenever I don’t feel committed for a 40 minute episode of Lost, I turn to a 20 minute episode of Bojack Horseman. … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017: Week 2
This is my first time participating in National Novel Writing Month, and it’s interesting to say the least. The challenge is to start a fresh, new novel and write at least 50,000 words towards it within the month of November. In order to complete that goal, participants would need to write at least 1,667 words … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017: Week 1
Some people like to watch the world burn. Lani Sarem must be the type to watch the world burn through a mirror on the moon of which she can bask in her own reflection and the Earth’s while the recordings of her confessing her love life fantasies to her therapist play across all emergency broadcast … Continue reading Handbook for Mortals— or for Entitled Whiny White Women?
This July, I challenged myself to finish a book I was writing and write 6 pages a day. I treated them as separate goals, considering I know I wouldn’t be able to write on one subject alone for a month straight. That’s just not how I work at all, and in order to encourage me … Continue reading Writing Sprints Experience
This July, I challenged myself to write 6 pages a day, every day for the month of July. (In a previous post, I talked about being inspired to do this from watching a video where George R.R. Martin and Stephen King had a chat.) Originally I had a mini-vacation planned that I was going to … Continue reading King Challenge 2017 – Results!
After watching many bullet journal videos on YouTube and seeing other students at my school use one, I decided to invest in a durable bullet journal for my writing. It’s a Nordic Blue A4 Leuchtterm1917, and it has squared pages. I almost wanted to get the pointed pages, however, I cross things off in my … Continue reading Bullet Journal!