I'm back! Hello strangers, remember me? I'm the person that's supposed to keep this blog updated, even though I haven't posted in MONTHS. I apologize for my LONG absence, but to be fair you can still find me pretty regularly over at Writer's Block Party! And I have been much better at keeping up my … Continue reading My Fallow Periods
I used to always do an introduction to NaNoWriMo post before, but since I've done those so often (here, here and here) I figured I can skip it and go right into talking about my NaNo plans! First of all, I'm going to work on TWO Manuscripts (because I like to cause myself mental anguish, jk...kinda). … Continue reading Happy NaNoWriMo 2017!
Hey guys, I am so excited to share the first ever podcast interview I've ever done! It was with 88 Cups of Tea one of my ABSOLUTE FAVES! And I am still pinching myself because I can't believe I had this amazing experience. It was for their celebratory 88th episode (congratulations Yin and Moonlyn!) and … Continue reading My Podcast Debut! (88 Cups of Tea)
I haven't really been doing wrap-up posts, but I realized how much I've randomly gotten done/decided this year already. So I figured I'd talk about the books I've read, the shows I've watched, and plans for 2017! Here we go! Things I've done and future Plans for 2017 My critique group and I started a … Continue reading January and February Wrap-Up (Plus future writerly plans)
I want to write an honest post about something that has always worried me and probably will always worry me as I keep writing about my heritage. It's a special kind of imposter syndrome, the fear that I am appropriating my own culture for my art. There are so many conversations about #ownvoices and … Continue reading The fear and thrill of writing #ownvoices
I considered not posting at all this week. I'm not going to lie. I'm really sad and scared. I think everyone I know and love is really sad. And I think it's really easy to fold into yourself during moments like this. I've lost people I love to illnesses that took them too early. And the … Continue reading NaNoWriMo-Mo(nday) Week 2: Keep going, keep fighting, keep hoping
Hey guys, I know I haven't written in a bit, and that's partly because I didn't have too much to write about. My day job has been really busy and I am finished with my bigger round of revisions (finally!). However, I came back to talk about something that has been a theme of many … Continue reading Imposter Syndrome