As you can probably guess from the title (or if you follow me on Twitter), I just launched a novel with Tapas Media! I created a story…… Read more “Announcement: I launched a story with Tapas!”
I’ve written a lot of posts about writing over the last two (almost three?) years. Some of them are silly and some of them are just plain…… Read more “My Writing Resources Masterpost (First Drafts, Revision, Querying and more)”
Goodreads Summary: A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold…… Read more “May Reads: THE ROAD by Cormac McCarthy”
I’ve changed over the past year. They probably have, too. And if there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that people aren’t just one thing. Very rarely is anyone completely good or completely bad, but it’s tempting to think that people who treat you bad are evil. But that’s just not true. Good people can do bad things; bad people can do good things. Bad people can also have bad things done to them. Both can exist at the same time.
Once I finish retching, I rinse my mouth out and collapse against him. He circles his arms around me tightly like he’s trying to hold the fragments…… Read more “Story Snippet: May”
Being Canadian, I’m biased towards universal healthcare. I am lucky to be able to say that a single payer, publicly-funded health care system is all I have…… Read more “A Canadian on the American Health Care Act”
On Thursday, I finished my first year of university. I’m not going to tell you that it was perfect, or amazing, or whatever else. Because truth was,… Read more " A Year of University in Pictures"
No one ever knew who Gatsby was. Some said he had been a German spy, others that he was related to one of Europe’s royal families. Nearly…… Read more “April Reads: THE GREAT GATSBY by F. Scott Fitzgerald”
“There isn’t a way things should be. There’s just what happens, and what we do.” —Terry Pratchett, A HAT FULL OF SKY
I’ve talked about several different endings on this blog: the ending of the first draft of my novel VINDICTA, the ending of high school, and the ending…… Read more “On Endings: First Year University Edition”