This is a blog response to Allie B. Books post: It isn’t about you… I am so glad that this post was made! At the time Allie B. Books made this post, I was feeling meh about my writing. I was also afraid of putting too much of myself into the words I wrote. Sure … More Blog Response: It Isn’t About You…
I got to use my mother’s camera for this because I still can’t find mine. Just a few weeks ago, I was able to create a timeline for the beginning of my first book. I needed something that would be able to help me sort my thoughts and ideas, so I just started it. I know that … More Timelines and Paperclips
I finally did it. I finally started my first novel again. And the word ‘Finally’ is the first word. I am happy that I started again because I was really hesitant because I did not nowhere to start. I think I was even afraid to start, not wanting it to be bad. But I thought about what … More ‘Finally’
I am currently re-reading a novel draft from a while ago. Oh God, this is the most cringing experience ever! And embarrassing, I cannot help but think ‘Why?’ Reading all of the silly mistakes and what had a strong influence on me when I wrote it is cringe worthy. I cannot wait to rewrite the first and second … More Drafts and Notebooks
I am debating whether or not to post a short story on here. If I do I know I want to protect the document. What I will be putting up is a short story from the journal or the account of a young male writer dealing with life. This is a story that I will … More Story or no story
I love creating characters. I find it to be fun. Sometimes I feel like creating characters is an art or craft because what has to be done to make an effective hook for a story. Care has to go into creating them; what they’re like, who they will become, etc. When I create characters, I … More Characters
Writers get this question a lot when they tell people they’re writing a novel. Some writers (like me) dread it, while others are willing to tell people. The reason why I dread answering this question is because I have tell people what I am writing about, and I fear that they judge when I tell … More What’s your story about?
I am not really sure how I discovered the existence of fanfictions (people writing stories on published works), but I think it started with Harry Potter. I was bored one day while I was on MuggleNet, not sure what to do and I found a link to HarryPotterFanFiction, clicked on a story and read. The stories I really … More FanFictions