On December 31, 2015 I unofficially resolved to write something every day of 2016. I told myself it was “unofficial” because I wasn’t very confident that I could actually follow through. But I did. I wrote something–be it a free verse poem, a page of a story, a paragraph describing a trashcan, or a dialogue […]Read More I wrote every day…for 5 years–what have I learned?
*sees this tag* *does a double-take and trips over my own feet* *screams from where I’m sprawled on the floor* HOW DID I NEVER KNOW THIS EXISTED BEFORE? An excuse to scream about all the characters I met this year? What is this brilliance. Must participate immediately. This tag was originally created by the illustrious […]Read More The Smashing and Dashing Character Awards 2020–all my new sleep-deprived kids
Hello and Happy New Year, friends! So. 2020. It happened. That’s all I’m going to say about that. So let’s move on to talking about fiction! I consumed a lot of art this year. I devoured art. Escapism? ….Possibly. In the process of voraciously devouring all kinds of art, I made some new discoveries. Discoveries […]Read More 2020 Recap-discoveries, first attempts, and books galore