Tag Archives: quotes

That End of Year Post: 2015 Edition

I’m not going to lie – I accomplished very little writing this year. I don’t feel terrible because I accomplished other things and reached some other goals, but this is the first year I haven’t finished anything since 2010. From Day One, I had all kinds of issues leftover from 2014, because that was, in hindsight, a… Continue Reading

The Grass Is Greener On The Other Side…

A few years ago, I read some writing advice in which the author told unpublished writers to enjoy being unpublished while it lasts. At the time, I remember thinking, “Da-fudge? Heck, NO! I’ve been unpublished long enough!” She mentioned how when you’re unpublished, all of your deadlines are your own. If you’re working on a story… Continue Reading

That Time I Decided That Brainstorming Is The Best Thing Ever!

As you know, last week was Thanksgiving here in the US!! I got to see my favorite uncle and cousins, the only time of year I get to see them, and it’s always awesome. 😀 This year I got into a discussion about characterization and YA novels with one of my cousins, who’s like 22 now!… Continue Reading