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The Worst YA Novel Plan – Ever! PART 2

Well hello there, in case you didn’t catch my last post, I’m in the process of writing my very own *terrible* novel plan- cos it’s fun! 526 more words


Pitch Perfect 2 -Part 1

I’m probably late to this rant.

I’m definitely late to this rant.

I can’t possibly be the only person disturbed about Pitch Perfect 2…

Right? 602 more words


The Wheel of Archetypes: The Nimble and the Brutish

I’ve been out of commission for a few days due to career concerns, but now I’ve returned with this article about my two favorite (sorry, most despised) combative character archetypes. 1,552 more words


The Worst YA Novel Plan – Ever! PART 1

Ever wondered how someone writes one of those dreadful YA books? You know- the kind that’s just full of all the worst tropes and clichés? So did I! 841 more words


Is my fantasy too European?

When I saw that agents are looking for non-European fantasy, I wondered if my fantasy fit that criteria. So I underwent a process of self-examination and I learned that I DON’T write European fantasy. 582 more words


Smut by Karina Halle

Attention horny readers!!! This book!

I don’t normally give 4 stars to New Adult books that I read because most of them are all generic. The same old handsome Alpha males, same old Billionaires with dark pasts, Hot Tattooed guys and piercings and same old insecure/reluctant hot girl. 539 more words