How to Creatively End a Hiatus Well

Hello creative people! if you type away at a blog, film and edit videos for youtube, labor away at book projects or work in anything creative related, you might have heard, taken, or thought about…

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A Not-So-Definitive List of What I’ve Learned from Four Years of College

College is this weird moment where you’re still in school, and most of your meals are ready made, and you’re constantly graded … but you’re also an adult? And even though you’re adulting, there’s still…

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All About My Favorite Tropes & Why I Love Them

Tropes – our very favorite thing to both love and hate in all the books. I mean, you can’t really write a book without a trope, because the human experience is universal. Love happens in…

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Favorite TV Shows that (maybe) Inspire me to Write Some Stories

My time is probably split between reading (a lot), writing (quite a bit), checking out youtube (for too many hours) and watching my favorite TV shows (all night long). Don’t try to fit in all…

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Writing Fierce Females / Some Dos and Don’ts about Creating Strong Female Characters

I wasn’t going to write this post. Really, I wasn’t. Because fierce, independent women are a thing in YA books. And sometimes, people roll their eyes at the stereotypical female badass, but really most of…

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