Of Umbrellas, Great Aunts, and Parrots {camp nano 2o21}

Hullo all and welcome to what will most likely be a sprawling post with plenty of pictures and vague ideas to go around. Prepare yourselves properly. With a bit more time in my schedule due to the end of Mock Trial season, I have grand plans and grand schemes including a hope to return to… Continue reading Of Umbrellas, Great Aunts, and Parrots {camp nano 2o21}

NaNoWriMo 2o2o Recap

Ta-da! Here we are in December, seven days from Christmas, with me coming a couple weeks late with my NaNoWriMo recap. So, first things first, yes I did participate in NaNoWriMo this year despite never mentioning it so far. It was very last minute this year that I decided to participate in NaNoWriMo, which for… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2o2o Recap

November & NaNoWriMo | 2019

Hellooo there. Lovely day isn't it? Well, I'm back. After being gone for a month, it's strange returning, but let me start with my two main pieces of great news: I am alive.I wrote 50k words for NaNoWriMo with two hours to spare. Yep. That’s right. I survived NaNoWriMo without any prep beyond a list… Continue reading November & NaNoWriMo | 2019

One Down, More to Go | novel celebrations, considerations, and introductions

Let's ignore last week. Because skipping out on blogging to go on a field trip is nothing in comparison to my news of this week. Are you ready for it? It's kina big. Just kinda. Are you ready? Okay here it is: I have finished 51. Wait. Say WHAT I'm DONE?!? ...and in the meantime… Continue reading One Down, More to Go | novel celebrations, considerations, and introductions

The Ballad of the Hungry Poet

I don't normally rant about food. But ranting about it in poetry form? What could possibly be better than that? 😉  Last year during NaNoWriMo, I needed a break and asked a writer-friend for a premise for a poem. This is what she gave me: "Write a comedic poem about someone who’s really hungry and… Continue reading The Ballad of the Hungry Poet