How Do You Know When Your Novel is Done?

Okay, look, I have been searching for several minutes to find out who said this recently, but it is lost somewhere in the Twitter or Tumblr or Instagram void, it might have been Maggie or Victoria or a combination of the two, BUT either Maggie Stiefvater or Victoria Schwab recently said that you know when […]

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current projects: third edition

Recently, someone asked me if I had a place on my blog where all of my current projects were featured, and I was like, yes, it’s right over–oh dear lord that’s old. A little over a year old, actually, so here we are, back again with a current projects post, third edition! If, for some […]

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Monday Musings: Two Things I Will NEVER Do as a Writer

Welcome to Monday Musings, a series where I review books that I read pre-end of 2017, when I started writing wrap-ups, talk about characters or topics that aren’t as relevant, or sometimes a surprise non-bookish thing. I’ll be the first person to admit that I love a lot of tropes. Enemies to friends to lovers? […]

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2019 Goals | Quarterly Check-in!

I’ve been seeing a lot of quarterly check-ins lately for everyone’s 2019 goals, and I thought it’d be fun to look back at my own and see how I’m doing, as well. In my 2019 Goals post, I listed three different categories: fitness, reading, writing. First up: fitness! I have two goals for 2019–successfully do […]

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Thursday Thousand: About the Author

Welcome to the Thursday Thousand! Every week, on Thor’s Day, I will be posting a short story (hopefully) written in advance. The only parameter is that it be, at minimum, 1000 words long. It can be any genre, any length beyond that, and even contain mild cliffhangers! Why? Because some of these will turn into […]

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On Saying Goodbye to Old Characters & A Look at What’s Next

Has it really been since the first of the year that I posted? Suffice to say, it’s been a weird two weeks for me. I’ve been remembering the summer of 2017, when I was finishing the first draft of the Pen boys, and what that period after felt like. I was in a really disjointed […]

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Beta Reader Needed!

Alright, fellow writers/readers, I need your help. My editors have had to step back due to other life commitments, and I am in need of help!  I write mostly YA high fantasy & urban fantasy, most of my characters are LGBTQ+ and/or POC, and there’s almost always magic involved.  (Similar to: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo, A […]

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