My best friend and I have a running joke about my "writing archives" and how I'm leaving it up to her to figure out what to do with them. Don't forget about the Twitter and the blog and the ebooks while you're at it, Bestie.(Or did we decide that the digital stuff was Jessi's job? … Continue reading My "Writing Archives"
Current NaNo word count: 40,008. (That's 9,992 words until I hit 50K! Yay!)As many of you know, I was a Writing major in college. What this essentially meant was that I spent my college years buried in paper--books, articles, pieces I needed to read for workshop, pieces I needed to revise, the various bits and … Continue reading The (Re)Discovery of the Printed Ongoing Saga
I don't usually have a problem identifying the genre of my stories. If it's not blatant fanfic, then what I've written can easily be categorized as romance or historical fiction or chick lit.But for the new NaNo, chick lit didn't seem to fit. I mean yeah, it's about a young woman and her...issues..., but there's … Continue reading New Adult
Dear Book the First,The other night I started reading a multi-chapter fanfiction. I enjoyed it because it was cute, fluffy and light. And, of course, in the meantime, I'm writing myself into a stupor because I'm almost done with this third draft, so reading something else for a sec was a mental break.But something about … Continue reading Dear Book the First,
I have a not-so-secret habit of reading romance novels. Yes, that trash. *wink* I started reading them when I was in high school--as any high schooler does, because maybe, just maybe, it'll help you navigate hormones and boys--and of course, because they had *gasp* sex, but it was presented better than in porn.Well, I've been … Continue reading A Little Overview