dear little writer

your story matters. *** i know you don't believe me,but i need you to have some faith.i know you don't trust yourselfso trust me...just until you've found your wingsor maybe a voice. *** i know you don't think you're gonna make it,but somewhere below the hastily threaded stitchesand angry scarlet letters,we both know that was…

a step back

hey guys. this post is gonna be kinda short and there won’t be any fancy graphics. this is just a little dose of real talk. . life has been kinda crazy the past couple weeks. i don’t exactly want to go into the specifics online, but because of all the life stuff...i think i need…

hours

this piece of poetry is something i wrote in response to a couple images i found on pinterest (click here for part 1 of the prompt and here for part 2). i was inspired by the seemingly random bits of information and quirks that were used to describe and flesh out people. so i took…

Never Have I Ever Tag // Writer Edition

Occasionally I get really good blog tag ideas. I believe this is one of them. The Rules Link and thank the blogger who tagged you.Include the graphic somewhere in the post (or make your own!)Answer the questions truthfully and honestly.Tag 3 bloggers. <Never Have I Ever> ...started a novel that I didn't finish. *facepalms* All.…

The Project Inspire Tag

I found this tag and instantly knew that I had to do it. I don't do enough shout-outs to awesome people, so hopefully this will make up for that. I generally suck at writing intos for tags, so let's just jump right in! The Rules Thank and link back to whose blog you first saw…

Short Stories // A New Beginning

Lately I've been feeling...uninspired. My creativity hasn't been flowing freely and my novel has become the casualty. I hate feeling not creative because it's what I love to do, more than almost anything else in the world. And without it, I really don't know what to do with myself. That's probably a problem, but it's…

5 Novels That Shaped Me as a Writer

I've always been an avid reader and bibliophile. Even from a young age, I was devouring novels and pouring myself into stories of every form. Little Me was learning about loyalty and bravery from Nancy Drew long before I ever willingly picked up a quill to write my own fiction. In fact, jr. high and…