One of my favorite writing quotes is, “I’m writing a first draft and reminding myself that I’m simply shoveling sand into a box so that later I can build castles” (Shannon Hale). That’s how I feel this week, especially after spending all of Saturday doing writing sprints and accidentally finishing my steampunk novella. I’m sure there will be lots of places to go back and add things. I know there’s going to be a lot of editing.
I finished it!
So you may have noticed that I have not updated this blog in over a month. My last actual post was about Thanksgiving. I guess you could say I’ve been having an existential crisis. Continue reading
I did it. I actually did it. I wrote a flash fiction piece every day this month. Well. I missed a few days and caught up on others, but the point is that I wrote thirty-one pieces of flash fiction and they are over on my Wattpad if you want to read them. That’s a pretty good excuse for not blogging this week, right? Right.
Hello, Friday, my old friend. Actually, I don’t really like Fridays. I like Thursdays, because the week is almost over but you’re not quite wasting weekend yet. And I work retail, so I don’t really get weekends anyway. Continue reading