Oh! It is still winter (at least sort of, it fluctuates between all the seasons in Houston). I have mixed feelings regarding this; on one hand I love the cold, the barren, the desolate poetry that is winter, on the otherhand, oh my god it’s so windy. (P.S If you’re struggling with this long, weird […]Read more "Linkstream:: it’s too cold, stay inside with the internet!"
These tips were specifically created with poetry or lyrical essays in mind, but there’s no doubt they can help with any of your writing projects! + Start with an image:: an object, a scene, a memory, an emotion, a place, a moment, a character. Be very detailed in the description. Bonus:: To practice developing a […]Read more "Lyrical sorcery:: 6 tips for poetic writing"
+ Write a love letter to one of your flaws you hate the most. + You’re a supervillain. A really frightening, powerful, meaaaaaan son-of-a-bitch. Write a character analysis of this villainous self, then write a character analysis of your heroic arch-nemesis. Finally, write a short story about a confrontation between the two. + This was a writing assignment from […]Read more "Wednesday writing prompts 2.19.14"
After spending months developing a schedule of regular posting, my heart decided it couldn’t go on, and it was time to take a break. So break i took. This winter has been an incredibly strange time in my life. My heart was broken for a while, but then I got over it & started really living […]Read more "Life of ladybugs:: a winter update post"
+ What is your 10 word plan for the rest of the year? + Write a 2200 word story (about anything!). Sleep on it for a day. Read over it & cut out 1000 words. + Write an essay about the concept of freshness. + Write a really detailed character description of your ideal self & then […]Read more "Wednesday writing prompts 1.22.14"
What an exciting year it’s been! These are some of my favorite or most popular posts from this year. I hope you enjoy & I wish you a faaaabulous 2014! Matter isn’t solid, but mostly empty space, empty space doesn’t really contain nothing; particles are both particles & waves& can affect other particles without being at all near them. Every […]Read more "Best of 2013"