2021 Mid Year Book Freak-Out Tag

I saw this tag over on Cait’s blog, Paper Fury, and decided to steal it. All book covers will be linked to their Goodreads page, so you can add them to your shelf. 😉 How much have you read? I’ve read eight books so far. *screams because that’s more than I thought I’d read this […]

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Two Year Blogoversary // Q&A Time

Hello, my voyagers. I absolutely cannot believe that today is The Long Voyage’s two year birthday. These two years have just flown by, and it blows my mind that you all have stuck around here for this long. So, to celebrate, I’ll be reviewing some cool blog stats and then answering your questions that you […]

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5 Things I Wish I’d Known as a Beginning Writer

I think a lot of us remember when we knew, for sure, that we wanted to be a writer. For some of us, this was a decision we made as children. For others, like myself, it was a decision made a little later, when God put all the right pieces into place. I don’t claim […]

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#WritingCommunity Blog Award

It’s been a while since I’ve done any blog tags. But a few weeks ago, the lovely Ribbon Ash tagged me for the #WritingCommunity Blog Award. So, let’s jump right in, shall we? The Rules Display the award logo on your site. *points up* Link back to the person who tagged you. (I tagged her […]

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goodnight

the world is on fire― kindled lava spilling over the edge. the amber flecks and onyx dust of last year glimmer faint. i yearn to watch sunsets fall along the burnt, charcoal horizons. but tonight, today, the vast sky remains void. where once rose a pale moon of starless wonder, there is only fire. crimson […]

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My Anticipated 2021 YA Book Releases

Well, guys, it’s December. Can you believe it? We’re so close to surviving the dreaded year of 2020. And since it was a such a weird year, I think it’d be a great idea to celebrate the coming new year by talking about all the amazing books that are (hopefully) gonna be released in 2021! […]

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Dawn and the Letters by Eliza Noel // Blog Tour Spotlight

Hello, my little voyagers. I know I’ve fallen off the face of the earth again, but today I’m BACK with a special blog tour post. If you’ve been around the blogosphere for a while, you might remember seeing a whole flood of posts about a little book called Dawn Chandler by Eliza Noel. If you […]

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Know the Novel – Part 1 // Introduction {A Writer’s Linkup}

I’m so happy to announce that I’m participating in Christine Smith’s yearly writer linkup: Know the Novel! I did it last year on my Facebook page because I didn’t have time to write an entire post, and I enjoyed it so much that I just had to do it again. So, thank you, Christine, for […]

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Second Chance Summer by Morgan Matson // A Book Review

I’m still holding on to the last golden rays of the summer sun (although I don’t know why, I genuinely hate summer). So to close out this season, I thought I’d review the last book I read. My cousin is the one who introduced me to this novel. She struggled to start it, so she […]

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Why Do I Write?

Why do I write? This is a question I think about a lot because there are so many reasons I write. I write because it makes me feel good. I write because I like telling stories. But even those answers barely scratch the surface. The real reason I write isn’t something I can explain with […]

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