Habit Building: Have You Been Writing Lately?

Habit Building: Have You Been Writing Lately?

“For once, I can answer this question with a - yes I certainly have. I have finally been able to really hone in on my creativity, and give myself what I need to start writing and stay writing. It is a habit that I wanted to become a constant in my daily routine, no matter [...]

Productivity: Abandoning the Idea of “Perfect Work”

Productivity: Abandoning the Idea of “Perfect Work”

Perfectionism (n.): a personal standard, attitude, or philosophy that demands perfection and rejects anything less. (dictionary.com) “Perfectionism can be very difficult to overcome, especially when you’ve spent so much of your life trying to make everything as perfect as it can possibly be. I’m sure we’ve all been there, feeling the pressure of trying to [...]

Content Creation: Stepping Outside of Your Comfort Zone and Learning to Adapt

Content Creation: Stepping Outside of Your Comfort Zone and Learning to Adapt

“I remember the day I decided I wanted more. I remember feeling like I had no idea where to begin, and the questions gnawed away at my mind, “How do I start? What do I write? Will this make a difference?” It wasn’t until the last few months did I realize how integral that decision [...]

Poetry: “And So She Did” + “The Nomad”

Poetry: “And So She Did” + “The Nomad”

AND SO SHE DID Gentle was the unbidden ripening, Of a once wilted ingenue. Her staged longings scattered Like the aged pages Of curiously learned words, That whittled away at her. She dressed herself in dismantled prose The flush of her skin freeing The quiver of her pursed lips reprieving, As she grew to taste [...]

As She Writes: My New Etsy Shop

As She Writes: My New Etsy Shop

“I have always wondered what it would feel like to start chasing my goals head on, to start actively working harder, to start doing more. For as long as I can remember, I have been talking about taking the next step in my pursuit to make writing happen, as well as tap into my creativity [...]

Coffeeshop Talk: Sparking Interest, Writing Anew, and So Much More

Coffeeshop Talk: Sparking Interest, Writing Anew, and So Much More

“I can safely say I feel much more at ease this morning, as I had an incredibly productive day yesterday - a start to the week I absolutely adore. Today, I just want to have a chat with you all about a few things. Especially as it so happens that I’m actively writing again, even [...]

On Writing: Abandoning Story Structure and Finding a Focused Plot

On Writing: Abandoning Story Structure and Finding a Focused Plot

“I remember what it felt like, in the preparation stages of beginning a new project, asking enough of myself to be as creative as I possibly can. I remember how worried I had been in the beginning, worried about how the story would be perceived, how it would read to others. There had come a [...]