My (Messy) Organization Process….It’s an Obsession

I love to take inventory of my books every spring, fall….honestly whenever. It’s really just an excuse to touch all of my books. To smell, and dust them (and clean the shelves. The way I do it is: a) Messy b) Dusty c) Clutters the room for days. I usually pull a book off the shelf…… Continue reading My (Messy) Organization Process….It’s an Obsession

5 – Questions to Keep Writing During Your Travels

I’ve been traveling soooo much this summer! 4 days in Key West, 3.5 Days in New York City, and An entire week at the Beach! (all of these trips are documented on my Instagram!) I brought my writing to all trips and had a fun time experimenting with techniques to write on a trip. What type…… Continue reading 5 – Questions to Keep Writing During Your Travels

The Best Writing Apps on Google Play

Today I’ve assembled the best writing apps on google play. Character Story Planner – Ifantasia This app is quite excellent and is one of my favorites. This app allows you to plot your character quite excellently. It has several categories when you open. Character World Story Scene Location Each of these has their own subcategories…… Continue reading The Best Writing Apps on Google Play

Writing by the Seat of My Pants

There are two types of writers in this world: The person who plans every single detail, before actually writing the thing. These are the Outliners. I am the second type: The people who write not knowing what’s next. These are the Pantsers. Why am I a Pantser? Adventure Awaits Us! Unlike Outliners, we don’t know…… Continue reading Writing by the Seat of My Pants

How to Write Magic

Now, I don’t profess to be an expert at writing about magic. Come to think about it I’m not an expert in anything. But there are some things I do know about writing magic because I find it hard to write anything except fantasy. Let’s have an example from J.K. Rowling: Something I’ve heard when discussing…… Continue reading How to Write Magic

How to Make a Pen Name

Okay, eons ago, I promised this post. Here it is. The post that inspired this one is: Pen Names – Why Have One?   To walk you through this process, I’m going to tell you how I made mine. *audience gasps* WHAT! THAT’S NOT YOUR REAL NAME? No, no it’s not. But I still love it. To be…… Continue reading How to Make a Pen Name

Writing and Sports – 6 Real-Life Sports that Increase Your Understanding

Your parents might want you to take up a sport because it’s healthy for you, or you really love it. When you’re older it’s the same reason. I don’t do sports for either, I hate exercise, and I don’t have fun (except for short bits here and there). But whether you do it for pleasure or…… Continue reading Writing and Sports – 6 Real-Life Sports that Increase Your Understanding