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I Wrote A Book...?!

Now don’t get me wrong… there’s still a lot of work to be done on this thing. But holy cow you guys… I wrote a damn book. 53 more words

Poetry

#17 - Microaggression Chronicles

A few times a week, I like to go on a walk before I start my work day. Yesterday, I went on a hike. I told my boss I was going to be in by 9:00am. 517 more words

# 16 - Toxic Masculinity Chronicles

Ever since the election there has been a rampant spike in toxic masculinity, at least it feels that way to me. I’ve been meaning to chronicle these but I’m too upset or weirded out when they first happen. 658 more words

Revisions, Why They are Great and Awful all at Once

If you follow my Instagram, you know that I’m in the process of revising the first book of my White Library Series. It’s already gotten it’s first literary agent rejection! 971 more words

Writing

Shitty First Drafts by Anne Lamott

This is a PDF of the article. It helped me grow more confident in my writing outside of fiction. Anne Lamott – Shitty First Drafts… 7 more words

Scholarly Article

A Shitty First Draft Is Better Than No Draft At All

I’ve been thinking about something.

Some of you may know that I am a freelance writer on top of my day job. Last night I finished the first draft of an article that is due by the end of the week. 152 more words

Books

# 14 - Infertility & Self Loathing

When Matt and I were in Sydney for our honeymoon in 2010, I told him that I wanted to go back to celebrate our five year wedding anniversary with our future 3 year old. 921 more words