Cruella Is Actually Decent | A Movie Review From a Skeptic

I’ll admit, this movie sort of won me over. Like many people, I’ve been getting a little tired of the constant live-action remakes, because, while some of them have been stunning (Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast come to mind), a lot of them have fallen flat for me (*ahem* Mulan and Aladdin). So, with … More Cruella Is Actually Decent | A Movie Review From a Skeptic

August Wrap-Up | Finished Drafts and Favorite Podcasts

Hello, dear readers, I’m currently mourning the death of summer. If you’re wondering, I’m still in the denial phase.  How on earth can August be over already? We’re heading into cooler temperatures, auburn leaves, and drawing nearer to the dreaded w*nter. As lovely as autumn is, I will miss the sunshine and cicadas.  I had … More August Wrap-Up | Finished Drafts and Favorite Podcasts

Be Still: A Poem

Hello, dear readers! Has life been crazy for you too? I’ve had so many things vying for my attention these past few weeks that it’s hard to find time to simply breathe. When life gets this busy, it’s so easy to let my priorities become scrambled. Instead of focusing on what truly matters, I feel … More Be Still: A Poem

Is My Prologue Worth Keeping? | How To Write Prologues Readers Will Love

Welcome back, dear readers,  There seem to be two mindsets about prologues– you either love them, or you hate them. One side avidly declares writers should never include a prologue, and the other staunchly defends their beloved introductory section. Both sides make valuable points, but they can’t both be right, since they vehemently contradict the … More Is My Prologue Worth Keeping? | How To Write Prologues Readers Will Love

Encouragement for Weary Writers | + The Liebster Award x 2

Hello, dear readers, These past two weeks have been exciting for me– I finished the first draft of The Fury of the Stars! To be frank, it’s messy and well under my original word count goal. Yet, when I compare it to my previous projects, the prose and the pacing are better by leaps and … More Encouragement for Weary Writers | + The Liebster Award x 2

Half-Alien Masterminds and Sarcastic Pilots| Meet My MC Writers Linkup

Hello, readers, Today’s post is one I’m thrilled to finally be sharing with you. Why is that? Because I get to introduce you to the main characters of my WIP, The Fury of the Stars, which I’ve kept pretty quiet about up until now. You’ll get to hear all about it today, however. Maya Joelle … More Half-Alien Masterminds and Sarcastic Pilots| Meet My MC Writers Linkup

30 Bookish Gift Ideas That Are Perfect For This Christmas

Hello, dear readers! Is anyone else surprised that Christmas is just around the corner? Many of the people who I’ve talked to are scrambling to finish Christmas shopping and preparations, because– with all the craziness this year has brought– the holidays have crept up on us. Hence the reason that a number of the gift … More 30 Bookish Gift Ideas That Are Perfect For This Christmas