Notes

November Wrap Up

What Happened NaNoWriMo, y'all The stomach bug from Tartarus A cheese and crackers Thanksgiving Gas-line workers appropriated our tiny dead-end street Bought a Nativity Icon. I love it What I Read This annoys me the most. I read books but I finished none of them Thoughts Writing makes reading harder I didn't "win" NaNoWriMo but… Continue reading November Wrap Up

Book Review

Book Review : The Lightning Thief

The Lightning Thief  |  Rick Riordan Awards: None Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson thought getting kicked out of school was bad luck, and he's used to bad luck. But when his math teacher turns into a monster, and his Latin teacher helps save his life, things start to change. Percy discovers he is a half-blood—the son of… Continue reading Book Review : The Lightning Thief

Essays

How to Harness Your Boredom and Spark Creativity

When was the last time you were bored? During my childhood, those who dared utter the forbidden phrase “I’m bored” were saddled with a chore or two (or three). Boredom is often viewed as idleness, and the solution is to fill that void with productivity. What if I told you that, as a writer, boredom… Continue reading How to Harness Your Boredom and Spark Creativity