This is a bit of a personal essay for me to other writers to see, read, and identify with. I am writing to say that I am not out of this storm—I’m still in the middle of it. It’s just the winds have lessened and rain stings my skin a little less. I’ve got the help I’ve needed from professionals and I’m still working on it. … More When you’re up against yourself – a writer’s mental health journey
And I don’t want to quit. Torque has been my heart and soul. Falling in love with it with every change and I just can’t figure out why it’s so hard.
… More A writing confession
The email was crack in my confidence–I almost started to cry. I had my thoughts of how it would go if I got accepted. I was ready for that. I was excited for it. … More A lesson in rejection
From a post a found on Yeah Write‘s tumblr.
To all the writers out there taking on the NaNoWriMo challenge (and those who aren’t), I wish you the best in finishing what you’ve started. Whether it’s the end of this month or even two years from now. … More Halfway there
Video and blog post will be up on Thursday (blog) and Saturday (video). … More Video and blog post
On May 9th, 2015, I graduated from Kent State University. Two weeks later, I was at a copy editing boot camp for Dow Jones News Fund. Now, I am working for The Detroit News in Detroit, MI. I am finally going to take the time to post here and my travel blog (see above). I will … More To Boldly Go….
When you have to press play It’s been a while….
My internet hates me and writing a full post on my phone is not fun. Real post later on Monday (Moonday for Teen Wolf fans). I’ve completed a challenge – Trace things in your pocket. Let lines overlap. I’m going to fill the rest in later. Or never. .
In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure. -Malcolm X