With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to share some tips for writing about romance. These are useful whether your genre is romance or it’s simply a sub-genre for your piece. Whether you’re drafting a novel, short story, creative nonfiction, poem, or other genre, these tips will ensure readers hang on to every word!
A personal website isn't just about selling yourself or conveying your message--it's about controlling the narrative. You are restricted by how you can portray yourself on other websites and social media. However, your personal website allows for creativity! Here are some reasons you need a personal website, plus how to create one and a FREE checklist for creating your own. Subscribe to my Saturday Digest email list you'll get access to my Freebie Library, which includes this free checklist.
Kurt Vonnegut, Ernest Hemingway, J.K. Rowling--all of these great writers faced rejection. Yet, we were still graced with Harry Potter and Slaughterhouse-Five. Rejection is a part of life. Here's why I'm proud of rejection:
After three blogs, I finally decided to jump on the content calendar ship--and I'm never going back. Every blogger, whether seasoned or beginner, needs a content calendar. Here's why:
Hi everyone. Welcome to the first installment of my new series: Writing Wednesday. Every Wednesday for the rest of the year, I'll be covering a different topic related to writing. Some of the topics on my content calendar include: writing prompts, facing rejection, making money, and more. Be sure to subscribe to my Saturday Digest, a once weekly newsletter to get the latest Writing Wednesday post in your inbox!
NOTE: I did NOT receive this product for free or at a discount. My Apple Watch was a Christmas gift from my boyfriend. I’ve been wanting to review it, but I wanted to use it for a few months first to get a good sense of the product.
Disclaimer: I’m not writing this post for any reason other than sharing my review of the Apple Watch Series 1. However, I do include affiliate links in order to help me pay for this blog.
For my first game review for this blog, I thought I'd start with a game from one of my favorite franchises, Dragon Age!
I played Dragon Age: Origins around the time it was released in 2009, but I recently played it again. I'm thinking of having another go as we speak! Dragon Age: Origins is the game that first got me interested in RPG. BioWare's been one of my favorite developers since.
I've been going to the UK every year since 2016 and I lived there from August 2017 to June 2018 on a student visa so I thought it might be helpful to write some travel tips that I've discovered from my experiences.
It feels like just yesterday that I was reading up on 100s of schools, trying to decide which ones to apply to. But now I’m a recent graduate with a BA in English! I studied abroad in England for a year, conducted undergraduate research, and completed my senior project…Time flies fast and you want to make sure you're at the perfect school.