Writer's Block. The archnemesis of writers. The destroyer of would-be words. The...uh....... Oh forget it. Ok, obviously being blocked is a huge issue...because unless you take the time to resolve it (even if only tempo7rarily), you're going to be hard-pressed to get anything down. For a writer, that's like trying to travel the Kalahari with just … Continue reading Why You Need To Investigate Your “Writer’s Block”
Haaaah...you know it's the end of the day when you attempt to link up to Beautiful People by typing in 'Beautiful People' instead of 'Paper Fury'.... Sadly it cannot be the end of the day as there is writing to be done. Cooking to be done. Eating, of course. And editing (for a friend). You know … Continue reading Is It Okay To Just Be Yourself?
A short interview with Nikaiya, MC of Whispers & Murmurs (:
Writing/crit groups aren't crucial in the writer's life per se...but they have an incredible track record of epic when it comes to honing one's skills. It seems like everyone who writes seriously urges fellow writers find an active group to throw themselves into. I was interested, of course, but finding and joining a group was much harder than I thought … Continue reading 2017 Mid-Winter Writers Conference
Maybe I was overly enthused--if there even can be such a thing when it comes to books? Excuse me while I self-edit--when it came to showcasing my cover loves these past couple posts, but now? Allll the flails! Because these YA lovelies have gone so above and beyond I couldn't NOT put them in both … Continue reading TOP TEN YA Cover (and Title!) Loves of 2017 PT 3
Last post I shared my top ten favorite covers of 2017--which you can read ~here~ if you haven't already--and I was so disappointed with myself because after I posted, I realized I forgot to showcase runner-ups! #fail Then I came up with The Plan. First, cover loves. Then, title loves. After PT 1 and 2, … Continue reading TOP TEN YA Cover [and Title!] Loves of 2017 PT 2
Possibly the greatest Top Ten Cover Loves list of 2017 ever, if I do say so myself (I do)