Now that my (spectacularly amazing) wedding is over and I've settled into my schedule living with another human being, I've thrown myself full force into editing Project Pea. In the overall edits, I'm halfway through the book. I've ironed out some timing issues, changed a lot of individual scenes, and fleshed out one of the … Continue reading Project Pea: Finding My Voice
Now that my wedding and my honeymoon have passed, I'm diving headfirst back into work today. As a freelance writer, I get to write stories for a living - which means that I was actually excited to go back to work! And to ease me back into the swing of things, I turned on my … Continue reading I’m back – with one of my favourite playlists!
It's almost the end of January and I've had 28 days to start work on my second draft of Project Pea. I've only started rewriting Chapter 3 tonight (there are currently 21 chapters), but the great thing is that I've gotten a lot more done than just actually writing more content. Before I even started … Continue reading How To Do a Draft Two
Well, it's the start of a new year, and I'm determined to do a better job at posting regularly on my blog. After becoming a full-time freelance writer halfway through last year, I now have a better idea of how to create my schedule for this year. I've put a lot of thought into how … Continue reading Happy New Year, Happy New Blog!
Where have I been, you may ask? Writing a book, I will answer. On December 1st, I finally began writing an idea for a book I’ve had for 4-5 years now. I’ve been calling it Project Pea—both because I want to keep the title a secret, and most likely my original title is going to … Continue reading Project Pea Update
I have written many novels in my life. No really, I have! The only thing is that I'm never satisfied enough with how they turn out to actually do anything with them. Therefore, it's a constant struggle for me to decide whether to polish up old writings or work on new ones, as I'm always … Continue reading Project Pea and the Writing Process
Hello again, everyone! I hope you're doing all right out there with all the craziness that's going on in the world today. Sending lots of love, hugs, and prayers to anyone who needs them! I'm making this brief post just to say 1) Sorry for being gone for a little while! and 2) I'm about … Continue reading “That’s Life”
Bear with me here. This post might start out sounding like a depressing sob story, but the fact that I've had a dream crushed today (THANKS COVID) has made me think about the burden of dreams. Today, the Broadway production of Frozen announced that they're not going to open back up once the pandemic is … Continue reading The Weight of Dreams
Seeing as I'm stuck at home for the time being, I made a pretty hefty to-do list for the coming week. I already finished one thing on it--yay!! Call Hannah (my best friend) every dayDo some heavy duty editing on my sci-fi novel MarcoFinish my epic Twelfth Doctor and Clara with the Seventh Doctor and … Continue reading To-Do List
My accomplishments so far: 10% into Ori and the Will of the Wisps 2 Big Finish stories listened to30 pages of a Doctor Who fan fiction written2+ hours spent on a drawing Made the best homemade pizza ever